Global blog entries for Mathletics

New School Year, New Mathletics Updates!

Welcome back to another fun-filled school year! During the summer we were hard at work developing some exciting updates to make your journey through Mathletics more enriching and seamless. Check out what’s new and exciting!
Desmos Graphing Calculator
Mathletics and Desmos have a common goal – delivering a world of universal mathematical literacy with a focus on learning through action […]

By |August 27th, 2015|0 Comments

The Summer Challenge was a success!

Summer’s out, school’s in, the Mathletics Summer Challenge resulted in a win!

The first of its kind, the Mathletics Summer Challenge was a free online competition spanning from June 29 to August 10 2015. It aimed to put an exciting focus on math and improve student engagement throughout the summer months. We are proud to announce […]

By |August 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Moss Vale HS student finds Mathletics “cool”!

The Mathletics Team at North Sydney find it particularly rewarding when we hear from students.  Recently, we received this email from a Year 9 student at Moss Vale High School in the Southern Highlands of NSW:
“I have been using Mathletics to help me with my maths for nearly a term now and it is really helping […]

By |August 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Mathletics moves to the Cloud…

As part of 3P Learning’s continuing drive to bring our resources to as many schools (and devices) as possible – we are excited to announce that Mathletics has transitioned to be hosted fully “in the cloud”, part of our ongoing relationship with our friends and partners at Microsoft.
To mark this huge technical milestone in the history of […]

By |August 17th, 2015|0 Comments

Our MD wins the 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year

We are pleased to announce that our Managing Director, Tim Power, has been awarded the Ernst and Young 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year – Eastern Region Technology category winner. Over 100 entrepreneurs competed in five regional programs across Australia and the regional winners now go head to head for the national competition. We wish Tim all […]

By |August 17th, 2015|0 Comments

Best Practice to Produce Best Results in Mathletics

By |August 17th, 2015|1 Comment

Have you made contact with your child’s teacher yet?

Early in the school year, schools often have “meet the teachers nights” or information nights for parents. These are important for two reasons:

1. they allow you to develop relationships with the teacher/s of your child

2. they allow you to learn the language of learning and schooling

1. Building relationships

Research from Australia and overseas has found that […]

By |August 12th, 2015|0 Comments

Marsden ‘Mathletics Mastery’ Competition

During Term 3, students at Marsden SS in QLD have been participating in a Mathletics Mastery competition. Designed to develop and increase mastery through a long term focus on achievement of results, students are focusing on mastering maths at their ability level. The winning classes are those with the greatest number of topics mastered over […]

By |August 4th, 2015|0 Comments

Now that’s creative! Students at Kingston Heath PS, VIC design and build own Mathletics Trophy!

Mathletics Lead Educator Michael Smethurst kindly sent through a photo of his school’s custom-designed Mathletics class trophy. Designed and constructed by the students themselves, this very special trophy is presented at assembly each week, together with student’s silver certificates and recognising Top 10 Mathletics students of the week.  Read more about Michael…

ACTIVITY – Encourage your students to […]

By |July 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Welcome Michael Smethurst, Mathletics Lead Educator at Kingston Heath PS

From 3P Learning’s perspective, Mathletics Certification is a terrific way to learn more about the teaching community.  Right now we are getting to know freshly certified Mathletics Lead Educator Michael Smethurst.  Michael resides in Cheltenham, Victoria and brings his passion for mathematics and the integration of ICT into all areas of learning at his school […]

By |July 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Another exciting milestone for Mathletics

We’re excited to announce that Mathletics has reached another major milestone – our student tablet app has had over 2 million downloads.
That’s over 2 million students who are enjoying the benefits of the multi award-winning Mathletics on tablet devices, with their account settings, results and homework automatically transferring between devices and computers. The app also includes ‘offline mode’, so students can […]

By |July 27th, 2015|0 Comments

3P Learning’s CTO talks browsers, Flash and mobility…

We spoke to 3P Learning’s Chief Technology Officer, Mitch Nicholls, about why the company has announced that it will no longer be supporting some older web browsers – and why it has signalled the beginning of the end for its long term relationship with Flash…

By |July 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Introducing Anne Austin Mathletics Lead Educator, Waterford SS, QLD

Anne Austin has been teaching for 27 years, mainly in the upper primary grades, so we were keen for her to share her experiences with Mathletics as a freshly minted Lead Educator.
“My daughter was struggling with Maths in year three and my husband heard about Mathletics on the radio. I signed her up and she […]

By |July 24th, 2015|0 Comments

This mother of two has found the formula for surviving back to school

The idealistic world of stock photography showing us some children, possibly from some other universe, uncontrollably excited about heading back to school.

As a working mother of two, I know that the first day back of school can be stressful for the whole family. For me its a day of mixed emotions, […]

By |July 24th, 2015|1 Comment

Meet Your World Education Games Ambassadors!

The World Education Games are nearing, say hello to Canada’s Ambassadors!
Mathletes, parents and teachers, get ready! The world’s largest education competition – the World Education Games (WEG) is returning in October 2015 and we want you to know all about it! It’s a FREE online education event uniting children from around the world through friendly competition […]

By |July 16th, 2015|0 Comments