Comparison


 

MathSeed

Others group class

Curriculum

Common Core State Standards

NOT covering all common core topics and methods

Math Competition Class

Specialized Math Competition class

Not available

Problem Solving Methodology

Intuitive Pictorial Model Drawing & Algebra

Algebra only

National Math Competitions

FREE participation in National Math Competitions

Not available

FUSD 6th Grade Placement Test Preparation

Yes

No

FUSD Math Pathway

Cover FUSD Accelerated Math Pathway

DO NOT follow

Duration


1.5 hours per class

2 hours per class 

Require LONG attention


Make-up Class

Yes

 

No

Tuition per Class

From $34

$50 - $99

Refund

Prorated refund

NO refund

Not Prorated refund


Registration fee

$50 (Waive for continuing students)

$100 even for continuing students



Singapore math vs others math from Department of Education Research Reports

Percentage of 4th-grade students who reached the advanced international benchmark in mathematics

Source - National Center for Education Statistics http://nces.ed.gov/timss/figure11_2.asp




Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) average mathematics scores of 4th-grade students

Source - National Center for Education Statistics http://nces.ed.gov/timss/table11_2.asp

Singapore math

USA math

  Russian math

606

541

  542




Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) International mathematics score

Source - http://www.oecd.org/pisa/keyfindings/PISA-2012-results-snapshot-Volume-I-ENG.pdf

Singapore math

 USA math

Russian math

International Average

573

 481

482

494

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