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Florida SouthWestern State College Hosts Annual “Family Math Night”

Oct 23, 2019

 OCTOBER 23, 2019 – FORT MYERS, FLA. – Learn how fun math can be at “Family Math Night” from 5:45-7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13, in Building U, Room 102, at the Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) Lee Campus, 8099 College Parkway.

This free, family-oriented event for students in pre-kindergarten to fifth grade features fun math games created by teacher candidates in FSW’s School of Education, demonstrating how mathematics doesn’t only need to be something you use at school. 

“Learning mathematics can often be intimidating to students,” said JoAnne Devine, professor of Elementary Education at FSW. “We are happy to show young students and their families that math can be fun!”

While the event is open to anyone interested in exploring mathematics, students are encouraged to register by sending an e-mail to For questions about Family Math Night at FSW, please email  


Florida SouthWestern State College is Southwest Florida’s largest and most affordable institution of higher education. Annually serving nearly 22,000 students globally, FSW offers a variety of nationally-ranked, career-focused academic programs with two- and four-year degrees and professional certifications, several with 100 percent licensure pass and job placements rates. Study and travel abroad opportunities are available for students through FSW’s Center for International Education. Students are also active in clubs and programs catered to their interests. FSW debuted its first Women’s Volleyball program in Fall 2019. Visit for more information.

Last Updated: October 23, 2019

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