Our Students Aren't Learning New test data for RI students is out and it isn't good. Both literacy and math scores are troubling, staying flat for math and dipping below last year’s results for literacy. According to The Providence Journal 1, only 30.8% of elementary and middle school students are meeting grade-level expectations in English Language Arts (ELA). That’s 2.3% lower than last year … [Read more...]

## Trouble with Math in High School?

Why Do Some Students Have Difficulty Learning Math? Which subject do teens like least? You guessed it! According to Gallup, high school students say math is their #1 least favorite subject. And they’re not alone, Gallup also reports that “Although U.S. eighth-graders scored above the international average in the 2003 Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), students in … [Read more...]

## Math Tools and Math Tutors to Help Your Child Excel

Math Tools, Math Tutors to Help Your Child Excel Math Problems Frustrating Your Child? RITES has Solutions! Math is a subject that many students find challenging. But why is math so hard for some children and not others? And which math tools and strategies are available to struggling students? How can you find qualified math tutors near you? See below to let us know how RITES can best help … [Read more...]