Engaging All Students in Mathematics


Dr Jodie Hunter leads the Developing Mathematical Inquiry Communities (DMIC) professional learning and development and research work. In this presentation, she shares how we can engage all students in mathematics.

Hunter is redefining teacher education, hoping to help raise the academic achievement for children of all cultures in New Zealand.  She believes the New Zealand curriculum can build on the richness the children bring to school, especially for Māori and Pasifika pupils.  Although her research is focused on maths, the tools created for teachers will be applicable to any subject in the New Zealand curriculum.

This talk was a part of Growing from Strong Foundations in Auckland on 5, June, 2018

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