Dr Rashmi Mantri, founder of the British Youth IT College, was invited on to STV 2’s “Live at Five” segment to tell the story behind running the SuperMaths classes and the success her son has encountered in maths since being introduced to the abacus. Live at Five is a Scottish topical entertainment programme which covers the latest in Scotland’s cultural scene. Abacus Dr Mantri’s son, Dhruv Maheshwari, was struggling with simple mathematics: he would...
Awaz FM interview 107.2 We are excited to announce that Dr Rashmi Mantri and some of the Supermaths kids will be interviewed on Awaz FM’s popular program AAjkal with Manjulika. Rashmi, along with pupils Zahra, Shona, Abu, Divena and Vidhi, will take part in the Awaz FM interview with presenter Manjulika about the benefits of learning abacus and the kids’ experiences of studying the abacus method. Tune in to Awaz FM on 107.2 FM from 11am – 12pm to hear t
Benefits of the Abacus Method In a previous blog, that you can read by clicking here, we stated that there is research validating the abacus method for learning mathematics. One such study by researchers from the University of California, Stanford University, Skidmore College and Harvard Univesity have confirmed that that abacus method accomplishes at least 2 things. It significantly boosts maths skills by teaching the student to visualise calculatio
Abacus Method Validated by Research In the very beginning, Supermaths was about teaching mathematics using the Abacus method and nothing has changed. We are of the firm belief that the Abacus is the most effective way to learns maths which has now been backed up by independent scientific research. Children who learn maths using the Abacus have been shown to perform better in many aspects of life. We've had so much success that we are now offering
Our Primary Goal The primary goal of Supermaths is to teach English as a first or second language while also making learning fun. This can be in the form of online or classroom learning with the same coursework regardless of method. Teaching children is so important to us because the better equipped a child is the farther ahead they will be when making their own way in the world. Key skills include mastery of vocal communication and writing so they can co
Learning English for a Global Community. Having a firm grasp of the English language is critical to advancing in life and career locally or globally. English is one of the worlds most used languages in business and culture and is a key factor for success in the 21st century. This is why we offer the chance to learn English online or in the classroom. Learning in Glasgow or Edinburgh At Supermaths being able to provide English classes in Glasgow and Edin
When kids complete level 1 that means they finish all the +5 and -5 combinations, and before going to level 2 we always make sure by various checks that kids are ready to move to the next level of Abacus Maths i.e. our experience and last few weeks performance before that level finishes. If a child is not ready to move into the next level, we then give a few more weeks of practice at the same level depending upon our assessment. There are many different le...
Abacus Maths Challenge 2018 The ABACUS Winter Maths Challenge 2018 will be held on the 20th of January from 2 pm – 4 pm, at the Community Central Hall in Maryhill (292 – 316 Maryhill Rd, Glasgow G20 7YE). The Maths Challenge runs twice every year and is an excellent opportunity to motivate and encourage the children to practise their maths skills. During the competition, the children will be able to experience stimulated learning within a fun and supp
Scottish Maths Week with Abacus Maths Challenge Glasgow and Edinburgh Summer 2018 A massive thank you to those who joined us to celebrate Scottish Maths Week with Abacus Maths Challenge Glasgow and Edinburgh Summer 2018. It was time once again to evaluate the children's Maths performance and confidence, and their continued academic success, so we were very pleased to hold the Scottish Maths Week with Abacus Maths Challenge - Summer 2018 between 15th -
Abacus Maths Challenge The ABACUS Maths Challenge was be held on Saturday the 17th of June 2pm to 4pm at the Community Central Hall in Maryhill (292-316 Maryhill Rd, Glasgow G20 7YE) All the students, whether they are Friday class students or Saturday class students (both 11 to 1pm and 2 to 4pm ) were required to come at 2 pm on 17th June and attended their usual class from 2 to 3pm. Maths challenge was from 3 to 3.30pm followed by award ceremony a