Rethinking Math Education: Empowering Teachers and Engaging Students

Athena
2 min readFeb 22, 2024

In the quest to improve math education, the focus often lands on curriculum content and structure. However, the heart of transformative learning lies not just in what is taught, but in how it’s taught. The key to a robust math curriculum is supporting and empowering teachers who are not only knowledgeable but also genuinely enthusiastic about math.

It’s disheartening to hear educators express sentiments like, “I don’t like or use math either, but we have to learn it.” Such attitudes can inadvertently communicate…

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Athena

Mom of three boys. Computer programmer living in the country with my husband focusing on my hobbies and youngest son. https://ko-fi.com/athenaandrew