This Guy “Gets It.”

Before launching this website, I did lots of research about the course completion industry and bookmarked many of the articles, blog posts, and websites that stood out the most to me. One blog post that really stood out to me is this one by Jason Kerwin, who...

Math Education & Skin in the Game

The other day, I came across this article which features an insightful quote from Elon Musk: “You just sort of get dumped into math. Why are you learning that? It seems like, ‘Why am I being asked to do these strange problems?’ Our brain has evolved...

Two (Personal) Stories About Math Homework

I’ve said before on this blog that Math homework is the bane of many students’ existence. Perhaps the best proof of this fact is reading content on social media such as Facebook and Twitter. On those sites, you’ll see countless posts from students (at all levels)...

Is Algebra a Civil Rights Issue? (Part 1)

Recently, Eloy Ortiz Oakley, who is the current chancellor of the California community college system made some statements that reverberated throughout the Internet (and the offline world too). Mr. Oakley said that lots of students of color are not graduating from...

Can I Pay Someone To Do My Math Homework?

Students hate to do Math homework. For many students, Math homework is one of the banes of their existence. This is not a controversial statement/sentiment. In fact, one of our most common requests is for to do students’ homework and nothing else. Last fall, for...