First In Math in the News

Published articles written by Robert Sun


Interviews with Robert Sun on The Karen Hunter Show

Amazing! Math Has Power, and It Transcends Culture. Robert Sun & Karen Hunter (July 31, 2023)

Incredible! Why Social Interaction is Essential to Learning Math. Robert Sun & Karen Hunter (June 26, 2023)

The next scheduled interview will be August 29, 203 on Siriux XM Radio, The Urban View Channel 126.


Reprints of articles from 2013 - 2014 NCSM Newsletters (PDF)

Social Math: Why Speaking Math To Others is Essential

FLOW: The Key to Sustained Practice

The First Step to Achieving Focus, Coherence, and Rigor

Where is High-Stakes testing Taking Us?


Reprints of Articles published on the Huffington Post website (PDF)

Social Math: Why Speaking Math To Others is Essential

Critical Thinking and Our Children's Need for Deep Practice

Emotional Fuel and the Power to Motivate Students

The Keystone Habit That Will Reignite American Education

President Obama, FDR and the Math Dilemma

The Role of Instant Feedback in Education

Why Inner City Kids Have A Natural Learning Advantage


Reprints of Articles published on THE LONDON ECONOMIC website (PDF)

What WWII Pilots Can Teach Us About Maths Education

Four Letters that will Energise America


Read Articles published on EDUCATION WEEK website

Rethinking the Emphasis on Standardized Testing


Read Articles published on EdTECH TIMES website

Removing the Blindfold from Math Achievement (PDF)

Is It Possible for Homework To Be Engaging? (PDF)



General articles (PDF)

Philadelphia girl makes math a game — and excels
(The Philadelphia Inquirer, May 5, 2014, by Michael Vitez)

Is Competition The Cure For Mediocre U.S. Math Scores