Mathematical Mindsets Workshop - SOLD OUT!
mathematical mindsets workshop
September 14, 2018 | 8am-4pm | Good Shepherd Campus
Good Shepherd Episcopal School is proud to host Dr. Jo Boaler’s YouCubed team from Stanford University for an Educator Workshop on September 14, 2018, 8:00am to 4:00pm, at the Good Shepherd Campus. In this workshop, the YouCubed team will give teachers the resources and ideas they need to inspire and excite students about mathematics. Registration is $219.
Workshop attendees may also purchase a ticket to An Evening with Jo Boaler: A Parent and Community Event, held on January 31st. Cost of the ticket is $49.
Dr. Jo Boaler is a Professor of Mathematics Education at Stanford University, and the faculty director of youcubed. She is the author of the first MOOC on mathematics teaching and learning. Former roles have included being the Marie Curie Professor of Mathematics Education in England, a mathematics teacher in London comprehensive schools and a lecturer and researcher at King’s College, London. Her PhD won the national award for educational research in the UK. She is an elected fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (Great Britain), and a former president of the International Organization for Women and Mathematics Education (IOWME). She is the recipient of a National Science Foundation ‘Early Career Award’, the NCSM Kay Gilliland Equity Award (2014) and the CMC Walter Denham Mathematics Leadership award (2015). She is the author of nine books and numerous research articles. She recently formed www.youcubed.org to give teachers, parents and students the resources and ideas they need to inspire and excite students about mathematics. Her work has been published in the New York Times, TIME magazine, The Telegraph, The Atlantic, The Wall Street Journal and many other news outlets. She was recently named one of the 8 educators “changing the face of education” by the BBC.