A Chat with Mathnasium of Green Hills
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Highly trained instructors develop custom learning plans for students in grades K–12 based on The Mathnasium Method. The system combines an education strategy of conceptual, tactile, and visual techniques with a curriculum structure that ensures kids can develop math problem-solving skills.
Do you provide any materials? What should your students expect to bring?
All assessment materials and instruction are provided. On average there is one instructor per three students. Students need to bring themselves and any math work they are struggling with or want to excel in.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
The owners, Heather and Chad Henke, wanted to do something that would change lives and make a difference. With Heather’s background in education, they decided teaching kids was the way to go. With Mathnasium, they teach math in a way that makes sense to kids!
What do you love most about your job?
Kids do not hate math; they hate feeling stupid. At Mathnasium, we get to show kids they can do math. It really changes their whole perception of math, which can have a lasting lifetime positive effect.