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Parents to get lessons in math skills

Posted September 11, 2008 10:13 a.m. EDT
Updated September 11, 2008 11:08 a.m. EDT

— The parents of school children will be the ones getting lessons in arithmetic on Thursday night.

Teaching parents how to help their children learn math skills will be the topic of Parent Math Night at Leesville Road High School.

More than 200 parents are expected to listen to keynote speaker, Eric Milou, professor of mathematics education at Rowan University in New Jersey. Milou is one of three authors of the book "Teaching Mathematics to Middle School Students."