Why Zoom-Up Math?
► Tailored to develop skills for future success in STEM such as:
- Mathematical thinking
- Problem solving
► Carefully crafted to optimize each student’s understanding and perseverance
► More questions to focus on depth of understanding rather than breadth of completion and repetition
► Builds confidence and motivation
► Aligned with Common Core State Standards in Mathematics (CCSS-M, 2010)
Well-designed story problems
► Designed to be relevant to students’ daily lives
► Helps improving English literacy
Strong foundation for algebra and geometry
► Well-structured for algebra and geometry in middle school and beyond
► Properties to explore effective, efficient, and accurate calculation strategies
► Geometry problems to develop visual-spatial reasoning and to apply calculation strategies
Z-kai offers educational services in Japan from its inception in 1931, particularly focused on developing challenging material for advanced and gifted preK-12 students.
In the past forty years, over 1/3 of the students who passed the entrance examination to the University of Tokyo, which is the most competitive higher education institution in Japan, have made use of our services to achieve their success.