July 5, 2023 – VUS, the leading education center in Vietnam, and leading global education company McGraw Hill today announced they will partner to introduce a groundbreaking Critical Math program, based on McGraw Hill’s Reveal Math, to pre-primary and primary children in Vietnam. This partnership brings together the expertise and resources of two esteemed educational establishments to offer a comprehensive and innovative math program designed to empower young learners in Vietnam.
Reveal Math, a leading K–12 math program from McGraw Hill, was chosen as the Critical Math program. This exciting new program aims to revolutionize math education for children in Vietnam, providing them with a strong foundation in critical thinking, problem-solving, and mathematical reasoning. The program combines VUS's extensive experience in education and McGraw Hill's renowned expertise in curriculum development and technology to create an engaging and effective learning experience for students.
The partnership leverages the strengths of both organizations. VUS, known for its exceptional quality of education and dedication to student success, has been a trusted name in Vietnam's education landscape for nearly 30 years. McGraw Hill’s global recognition and track record of producing best-in-class educational content and innovative digital platforms ensures that the program meets the highest standards of quality and relevance.
The VUS Critical Math Program introduces a holistic approach to math education, focusing not only on the acquisition of foundational skills but also on nurturing critical thinking abilities. Through interactive lessons, hands-on activities, and real-world problem-solving scenarios, the program cultivates a deep understanding of mathematical concepts and their practical applications.
Key features of the VUS Critical Math Program include:
- Innovative Teaching Method: The program incorporates the Harvard-based teaching method "See - Think - Wonder," which encourages students to observe, analyze, and question mathematical concepts, fostering a deeper understanding and critical thinking skills.
- Comprehensive Curriculum: A well-structured curriculum that covers essential math topics and progressively builds upon students' knowledge from kindergarten to middle school.
- Engaging Learning Materials: Interactive textbooks and play kits, and multimedia content that captivate students' attention and foster an enthusiasm for math.
- Assessment and Monitoring: Regular assessments and progress tracking tools to ensure students' comprehension and provide personalized feedback for continuous improvement.
The partnership between VUS and McGraw Hill represents a significant step forward in math education in Vietnam. By combining VUS's local expertise and McGraw Hill's global insights, the Critical Math Program aims to equip young learners with the skills and mindset necessary to excel in the modern world.
"We are thrilled to partner with McGraw Hill to introduce the Critical Math Program in Vietnam," said VUS CEO Ms. Le Quang Thuc Quynh. "Our collaboration brings together the best of both worlds, leveraging VUS's deep understanding of the local educational landscape and McGraw Hill's renowned expertise in curriculum development. This program will empower young learners, nurturing their critical thinking abilities and providing them with a solid foundation in mathematics."
"We are honored that VUS has chosen McGraw Hill’s Reveal Math to become its Critical Math Program and to play a part in helping young students across Vietnam find their paths to learning success,” said Anthony Lorin, President of McGraw Hill’s International group. "This cutting-edge program brings together the latest technologies and proven instructional practices to help students become mathematical and critical thinkers."