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Why Do I Have to Learn Math? 3 Ways to Explain Math's Importance to Your Children

Welcome to the second installment in a series of resources from Yup’s Student Success Team! We hope you found our first white paper, Bringing empathy to the digital space through app-based tutoring, useful and informative! In this next white paper, we provide parents, teachers, and tutors with some handy responses to the all-too-common question, “why do I have to learn math anyway?”

You can download the white paper right here! Before you do, here’s a brief overview of what you can expect from this Yup resource:

  • Three specific and actionable responses you can share with your child or student when they question the importance of learning math
  • A deep dive into how math helps build critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Examples of how math can set learners up to become more independent young adults
  • How developing mastery and confidence in math can translate to other subjects and areas beyond academics
  • The ways in which Yup’s math tutoring app supports the development of critical thinking, problem-solving, confidence, and empathy

Download and read the 6-page white paper now. All Yup resources for parents, their children, and educators are available for everyone, because we believe that high-quality and on-demand learning should be accessible to all. Check back soon for weekly posts, and follow Yup on social media for daily content! Here are links to our Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

Luisa Isbell
Content Manager