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Richard Rusczyk


In the Media: "Keeping the Gifted Alive" by Richard Rusczyk

Solving the most pressing problems of the next generation requires investment in developing expertise — and not just investment in those students whose parents choose to pay for it. A well-designed educational system should have two goals ...

How to Work Through Hard Math Problems

So many of the problems worth solving in life are hard. If they were easy, someone else would have solved them before you got to them. Read our strategies for dealing with hard problems in math — and beyond.

Stop Making Silly Mistakes

What are the two keys to minimizing silly mistakes? Developing good habits and organizing your work. We break down some tips and habits to help curb your errors.

Don’t Fall into the Calculus Trap

For an avid student with great math skills, rushing through the standard curriculum is not the best answer. Take advantage of our online community and online classes to keep your student truly challenged.

How to Write a Math Solution

Want to master the art of clearly communicating your math solution? Through how-to and how-not-to examples, we explore many aspects of how to write a clear solution.