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Jennifer Hogan

Jennifer has always had a passion for teaching children since a young age. Through her own struggles as a student, she has always wanted to create new and exciting environments for students to learn. As a math specialist (grades K-8) and an educational consultant, Jennifer loves developing student-centered activities and allowing students to become engaged learners. Her passion has always been in mathematics where she challenges students to look at math in different ways and become confident thinkers.

For over 15 years, Jennifer has been a classroom teacher in both MA and NJ, a math specialist/coach and most currently is the Lower School Math Coordinator at The Peck School in Morristown, NJ.

Jennifer received her BA in Education from Boston College where she double majored in Elementary Education and Math and Computer Science, and her MA in Urban Education from Simmons College. She resides in Ridgewood, NJ with her loving husband and 3 wonderful children who open her eyes to different ways to learn every day.

Contributions

by Jennifer Hogan
Find out how simple tools and tips — like using graph paper or a highlighter — can make a big difference if your child has a learning disability.
by Jennifer Hogan
Graph paper is a powerful manipulative that can help your child's math knowledge.
by Jennifer Hogan
See several strategies that students as young as first or second graders could be using to add two numbers.
by Jennifer Hogan
These dice games help strengthen number recognition, base 10 understanding, and addition and subtraction skills.
by Jennifer Hogan
Math War is a fun and easy way to get kids to work on their facts daily or weekly.
by Jennifer Hogan
Try these 4 innovative ideas to increase number sense using dominoes.
by Jennifer Hogan
Try these games and activities using dominoes to increase your child's understanding of basic math operations, as well as fractions and decimals.
by Jennifer Hogan
Here's a short video that shows several strategies for parents to explore with their children when learning subtraction.
by Jennifer Hogan
Have your 3rd-5th grader use this printable to practice solving multiple choice math problems with more than one correct answer.
by Jennifer Hogan
Making a dry erase board is easy! Here are five ways your child can use one to practice math at home.

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