Time to Zap Away the Math Problems!

Recently, Team Zap Zap stumbled across an app that’s been making waves in the market. In the colorful, character-filled world of children’s educational apps, new creations are frequently introduced in hopes of encouraging kids to utilize their screen time for more scholastic pursuits. One such invention, aptly called called Lock2Learn, promises to ease parent’s worries […]

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Why Math Underpins Everything We Do At Visual Math

When the worlds of math and art collide, amazing things happen, as the video below magnificently illustrates. Titled “Beauty of Mathematics”, and conceived by designers at Paris-based Parachutes studio, the video simply showcases three different panes that are distinct, yet intrinsically linked. Every seemingly effortless action occurring in the right-most pane can be mathematically explained […]

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Lego of Boring Math Concepts & Learn It Visually!

They say all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. When it comes to math, we say why not both? With a little creativity, math can be fun! New York schoolteacher Alycia Zimmerman certainly understands this, as she uses LEGO® blocks to help her students grasp math concepts, like fractions. Since the blocks […]

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Wrapping Up the Year with Some Mathematical Cheer!

It’s that time when we count our blessings and take stock of all that has happened in the past twelve months, while simultaneously gearing ourselves for a new year ahead. Yes, the holiday season is finally upon us, and though Santa’s elves seem to be missing in action, we at Zap Zap Math have found […]

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