What's Math Got to Do with It?
How Parents and Teachers Can Help Children Learn to Love Their Least Favorite Subject
In this straightforward and inspiring book, Jo Boaler, a professor of mathematics education at Stanford for nine years, outlines concrete solutions that can change things for the better, including classroom approaches, essential strategies for students, and advice for parents. This is a must-read for anyone who is interested in the mathematical and scientific future of our country.
Praise For What's Math Got to Do with It?: How Parents and Teachers Can Help Children Learn to Love Their Least Favorite Subject…
"For any parent who's ever heard a child declare, 'I hate math.'"
-Jim Trelease, author of The Read-Aloud Handbook
" Parents and educators alike will count this book an inspiring resource."
" Highly accessible and enjoyable for readers who love and loathe math."
Penguin Books, 9780143115717, 273pp.
Publication Date: June 1, 2009