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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 and most currently a math educational consultant helping teachers implement the Common Core Curriculum and create excellent learning environments.  She also tutors math students grades K-8.

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.  

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by Jennifer Hogan
Consider having these 5 manipulatives on hand for your children to use when completing their math homework.
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
See several strategies that students as young as first or second graders could be using to add two numbers.
by Jennifer Hogan
Use boxes of candy hearts to help teach your child valuable math skills.
by Jennifer Hogan
Consider spicing up your family game night with a focus on math.
by Jennifer Hogan
In mathematics, there are fewer CCSS standards, which allow for more focus time of concepts and procedures.
by Jennifer Hogan
Try these 5 strategies for helping your children memorize their math facts without using flash cards.
by Jennifer Hogan
When parents ask me what they can do at home to help their children become stronger in math, my answer is always "count!"
by Jennifer Hogan
This is an easy and fun game that will help children build their number sense.
by Jennifer Hogan
Here are some helpful tips to make math homework run more smoothly for everyone!

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