Demystifying Mathematics: An Evening with Jo Boaler
Shifts in education have occurred - particularly in mathematics - as researchers discover more about the brain and how we learn. Dr. Jo Boaler demystifies these shifts and shares her work to support creative, visual mathematics. Join us on January 31st, on the Good Shepherd campus, as she presents to parents, educators, and community members the latest research that suggests an urgency for different mindsets about math education. All are welcome to attend.
an evening with jo boaler
Thursday, January 31, 2019 | 7pm | $59 per person
Good Shepherd Episcopal School
Dr. Jo Boaler
Dr. Boaler is a world-renowned speaker, Stanford Professor of Mathematics Education, and the faculty director of Stanford’s youcubed initiative. Dr. Boaler formed youcubed to give teachers, parents, and students the resources and ideas they needed to inspire and excite active learners about mathematics. She is the author of nine books and numerous research articles, and her work has been published in the New York Times, TIME magazine, The Telegraph, The Atlantic, The Wall Street Journal, as well as in many other news outlets. Dr. Boaler was named by the BBC as one of the 8 "people whose ideas are challenging the future of education.”