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Women are significantly underrepresented in one of the fastest growing job sectors in the U.S. Experts say parents and teachers need to support girls\’ interest in math and science at a young age.
Whether school has started or it is still a few weeks away, there are easy ways to get kids into a math mindset and ready for class.
Teachers across the region are sweating some big changes coming their way and that\’s no different in Montgomery County.
Superintendent Dr. Joshua Starr said the school system is aware of the issues and will form a group to tackle the problem.
As it turns out, it is mathematically possible to
cut a bagel into two linked pieces without
breaking either half.
Train A leaves Chicago traveling 100 miles per hour. Train B leaves New York traveling 150 miles per hour. Both cities are 600 miles apart. Where will the two trains meet?