Scott has stated that he was nine years old when he first discovered his mental calculator abilities, after he was able to solve his teacher’s math question without needing to write down the calculations.

If you’re curious about what the editors at TechEBlog had to say, please check out the Human Calculator spotlight: World’s Fastest Human Calculator, Might be Superhuman

The Human Calculator^{®} has been teaching math and entertaining people with his astonishing math skills for more than 20 years. People challenge him almost every day to calculate large math problems in his head-and he loves each challenge!

“Flansburg’s zero-to-nine numeric system, which he conceived 14 years ago on the 18th hole of a golf round with rock star Alice Cooper, will become part of 9th Bridge School’s early education curriculum.”

9th Bridge is a private school slated to open downtown this fall. It is being funded by the Downtown Project, whose investors include Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, the driving force behind much of downtown’s ongoing redevelopment.

To check out the full article, click through: Las Vegas Sun Spotlight

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Event Info:

Human Calculator Speaking Series “Making Math Fun”

Date – 7/9/2013

Location – Learning Village at 715 Fremont St. in Las Vegas.

Time – 5:30 p.m. before the speaking event at 6 p.m.

]]>To read on: A Teaching Superhero: The Human Calculator

]]>DELHI TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) – Students at Delhi Middle School were treated to a visit by the Human Calculator on the last day of classes.

Flansburg’s visit to Delhi Middle School was a reward to the students for winning the American Math Challenge. His visit taught students new ways to do calculations without pen and paper.

To read more about the Human Calculator in Ohio, be sure to check out: The Human Calculator visits Delhi Middle School (FOX19)

]]>Scott Flansburg, The Human Calculator, on WIBX First News with Keeler in the Morning on 05-16-2013. He met with Bill Keeler, Jeff Monaski, and Kristine Bellino about maths and inspiring children to think about maths differently.

]]>“Fastest human calculator, Scott Flansburg, visits Catherine Cook School in Chicago, IL for a math demonstration”

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- Global Education
- The Importance of Maths

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]]>Year 2 pupils from Kymin Primary School, Monmouth, met “human calculator” and World Guinness record holder, Scott Flansburg, at Techniquest in Cardiff, to launch the global online event.

Read on to find out how Scott Flansburg aka the “human calculator” is inspiring students in the UK to make solving math problems fun again!

Full Article: Monmouth pupils enjoy maths with the ‘human calculator’

]]>On a trip to Techniquest in Cardiff, Ysgol yr Eos Primary joined forces with Scott Flansburg to launch the World Education Games, a global online event which started on March 4.

Scott holds the world record for calculating maths sums faster than a calculator.

Be sure to check out a full recap of Scott’s visit with the students of Penygraig here: Wales Online

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