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## Academic Support for the New Normal

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## Math Tutor, Math Tools to Support Your Child

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

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## Trouble with Math in High School?

Sign up to get RITES Math Tips PDF in your inbox. Subscribe for Math Tips 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 … [Read more...]