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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.  

Contributions

by Jennifer Hogan
The more we make math fun and develop a stronger sense of perseverance, the better mathematicians our children will become.
by Jennifer Hogan
Try these activities at home to develop your child's perseverance.
by Jennifer Hogan
Help your kids keep the learning going this summer with this fun place value activity sheet.
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by Jennifer Hogan
Keep the learning going this summer with a fun place value activity.
by Jennifer Hogan
If your kids find worksheets boring, try challenging them to solve a new problem each week.
by Jennifer Hogan
Your kids will love to play these games with you all summer long.
by Jennifer Hogan
Index cards are a great tool for creating any math game at home.
by Jennifer Hogan
Create a set of digit cards at home and watch your child's number sense and love for math grow immensely!
by Jennifer Hogan
What does the equal sign really mean?
by Jennifer Hogan
These dice games can help kids practice math facts, and develop a stronger understanding of whole numbers, fraction, and decimals.

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