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From: Catherine Tavormina

To: Teacher2Teacher Public Discussion
Date: 2000051911:12:38
Subject: Re: My student is years ahead of class. How do I deal with this?

Is there a MATHCOUNTS team at your school? MATHCOUNTS is a nation-wide
competition program for 7th and 8th graders. Go to www.mathcounts.com
and register your school. You will be sent materials that he will be
able to work on during class. Contact your state coordinator and ask
how your student can participate in the state competition. Also ask
your high school math coordinator about other competitions that he can
participate in. There are AJHSME's (American Junior High School Math
Exams) that he can participate in. There is the ARML (American
Regional Math League). Good luck.

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