Johan Wendt

Mattecentrum

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Name: Johan Wendt
Organization: Mattecentrum
Website: http://www.mattecentrum.se
Title: Founder

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Mattecentrum tutors around 70.000 young people in math every month – for free. This is done in two ways:

IRL during tutoring sessions 50 times a week in 19 cities in Sweden and Denmark using 300 voluntary workers.Online on matteboken.se (in Swedish) and mathplanet.com (in English) one gets tutoring via video lessons (several million views), forums, theory, etc.

Since the organization started in 2008 over half a million kids have studied math with us.

The knowledge in math among kids in Sweden is decreasing and this is harmful to society in several ways: