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Babies, math class and parents with STEM careers
CNN, the Washington Post, BBC News and other publications recently covered a viral news story about a U.S. mathematics professor. The story didn’t focus on mathematical research or groundbreaking teaching techniques. Instead, it was about a professor holding a student’s … Continue reading
Posted in Math Education, people in math, women in math Tagged Amanda Ruiz, babies, Becky Hall, Carrie Diaz Eaton, Emille Davie Lawrence, kids, mama, Nathan Alexander, Pamela E. Harris, parenting, Rachelle DeCoste Comments Off on Babies, math class and parents with STEM careers
Thoughts on writing math books for kids
Kids’ math books: I’m not talking about textbooks, but rather cheerful math-themed picture books parents might give to wide-eyed, excited kids as holiday gifts, books that take math-obsessed kids on journeys to learning thrilling new math outside the walls of … Continue reading