Math in the News
By Matthias Frasch
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Media4Math’s: Math in the News
Are you looking for real-world application of math? What better way than today’s headlines!
Media4Math has a weekly feature—Math in the News—that shows how math is very much a part of everyday life. Whether it’s sports, technology, economics, or entertainment, we show you real-world applications of math.
Download our Math in the News app to see sample issues, with a direct link to our latest issue.
“Students who study news and current events in school do better on standardized tests, develop and improve reading, vocabulary, math, and social studies skills, and continue to follow the news as adults. Use the newspaper, the internet, even the news on television to work current events into your standard curriculum.”