Frequently Asked Questions

What is the cost of the Training?

Training – Part One:
Includes 4 posters (24″ x 36″, color), training materials, reproducibles, individual license

Training – Part Two:
Includes 3 additional posters (24″ x 36″, color), training materials, reproducibles, individual license

Volume Discounts and Specials are available!

A Train-the-Trainer option is now available.  Certify teachers to train others throughout your district for less!

To set up an on-site school-wide or district-wide training, please call (562) 430-0040.

What are the hours of the GEMDAS® Algebra Success® Trainings?

The hours of the training are typically 8:30am – 3:30pm, with time for lunch.
The district either provides the lunch or the teachers have lunch on their own.

Where are the GEMDAS® Algebra Success® Trainings held?

The GEMDAS® Algebra Success® Training sessions are held at the location that is most convenient for the site/district. We have conducted trainings in classrooms, district training rooms, on college campuses, and even in board rooms. We also conduct GEMDAS® Algebra Success® Trainings at off-site venues throughout the country.  Please check for upcoming off-site training dates and locations.

Do you offer individual tutoring for students?

Lora Kermode does offer individual tutoring and math workshops for groups of students in Southern California! Please contact us at (562) 430-0040 for more information.

Which districts are currently implementing GEMDAS® Algebra Success®?

Below are just some of the districts that are currently implementing the visual aids and proven strategies learned in the GEMDAS® Algebra Success® Training with astounding results!

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Public School System, Saipan
El Monte City School District, CA
El Monte Union High School District, CA
Hawthorne School District, CA
Joint School District No. 2, ID
Lakeside Union School District, CA
Long Beach USD, CA
Los Angeles USD, CA
Mission CISD, TX
Mountain View School District, CA
Pasadena USD, CA
Valle Lindo School District, CA

New Vista School, CA
Opportunities for Learning Public Charter School, CA
Pathway School, CA
St. Justin Martyr School, CA
St. Patrick Parish School, CA
The Prentice School, CA
Tarbut V’Torah Community Day School, CA
Various Homeschool Communities
Westerly School, CA

What They're Saying...

“The GEMDAS® strategies have been helpful to our students in learning and mastering the skills and concepts needed for success in Algebra....” —Nick Salerno, Superintendent, El Monte Union High School District

"I now feel more confident teaching my students. —Maria Peña, High School Algebra Teacher, El Monte Union High School District

"Your energy and positive outlook is exactly what I needed! Thanks! Your love of math is fun.” —Christine Reischling, 4th Grade Teacher, Pasadena USD