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Drop-in Math in our Math Homework Center back by popular demand!

We have professional Learning Specialts on staff to help you with all levels of Mathematics. The best part -  No appointment necessary!  Feel free to stop in to work on your homework, have a snack, and know that someone is there to help you if needed

Wellesley: Room W153 Mon-Fri 10am-4pm


Make your own appointments:


ATI TEAS Workshop

Instructor: TBD

Dates: TBD



Coping With Math Anxiety

Self-Test about Math Anxiety

Do you wonder if you suffer from Math anxiety? Take this short quiz to find out.

Find Out If You Have Math Anxiety →

How to Beat Math Anxiety

This document has lots of useful advice about how to overcome Math anxiety.

How to Beat Math Anxiety →

A Short Video about Math Anxiety

Have you ever sat down to take a math test and immediately felt your heart beat faster and your palms start to sweat? This is called math anxiety, and if it happens to you, you’re not alone: Researchers think about 20 percent of the population suffers from it. So what’s going on? And can it be fixed? Orly Rubinsten explores the current research and suggests ways to increase math performance.

VIDEO | Orly Rubinsten, TED Talk about Math Anxiety →

How to Cope with Math Anxiety

Here is a list of 10 things you can do to reduce your Math anxiety.

Ten ways to reduce math anxiety →

Math Shortcuts

The page Math Hacks for Math Haters has links to 11 articles full of useful shortcuts for various Math topics and mental tricks to soothe your Math anxiety.

Math Hacks for Math Haters →

Who Are We?

We are professional learning specialists in math and science who work with students on their individual learning goals.

What Do We Do?

We hold individual and small-group conferences with students working on math or science for any MassBay class.

Specifically, we offer:

  • Individual and group instruction in scientific, nursing, and mathematical course content;
  • Consultations for general study skills and subject-specific strategies;
  • Resources for self-paced learning, review, and self-testing;
  • Accuplacer Placement Test Preparation Workshops;
  • Opportunities for study groups and homework help with fellow students;
  • Online learning tools; and
  • Math support summer program  (Achieve In Math Program).

Mike Smolowitz
Learning Specialist