Every child can learn math and love it.
We are an award-winning non-profit dedicated to helping people lead more fulfilled lives. Our evidence-based curricula and professional development replaces math anxiety with an understanding and a love of math in students and educators.
Awards & Recognition
John Mighton is this year’s winner of the Egerton Ryerson Award for Dedication to Public Education, an annual Canadian award that recognizes those who actively advocate for strong public education. Read more.
We’re one of the six winners of the 2016 WISE (World Innovation Summit for Education) Awards, an initiative of the Qatar Foundation, which recognizes the world’s most innovative educational projects. Read more.
The U.S. Department of Education has funded a project led by researchers at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children to look at how elementary students fare in math using the current Ontario curriculum and comparing it to the JUMP Math program.
The results from fall and spring assessments revealed significant gains for students participating in JUMP Math’s 2015-2016 National Book Fund for the fifth year in a row.
With the right lesson plan, teachers can turn struggling students into budding mathematicians - the secret is carefully guiding their adventure in numbers.
Carol Dweck, author of “Mindset”, and John Mighton discuss the critical importance of a growth mindset for students' success in math
Tips for Teachers
See our Top 10 research-supported strategies for tackling barriers in the classroom.
Ever wondered why? John Mighton, JUMP Math's founder, explains how this works.
JUMP Math is a method and philosophy aimed at eradicating math anxiety and enabling students to reach their full potential in mathematics.
Quartz featured JUMP Math and John Mighton in a piece about math education and the mounting evidence that all children can succeed at the subject. Describing JUMP Math's carefully broken down steps and guided discovery approach, the piece highlights how we can help students (and adults) avoid believing that they are "bad at math". Read the piece here.
John Mighton, JUMP Math’s founder, has been named as one of Schwab Foundation’s Social Entrepreneurs of the Year! The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship supports social entrepreneurs as an important catalyst for societal innovation and progress.
Mathematician and JUMP Math founder Dr. John Mighton spoke at TEDxCERN about the belief that anyone can learn anything, especially mathematics. In this inspiring talk, John highlights an invisible problem in society: we underestimate ourselves.