Dan Meyer taught high school math to students who didn’t like high school math. He has advocated for better math instruction on CNN, Good Morning America, Everyday With Rachel Ray, and TED.com. He earned his doctorate from Stanford University in math education and is the Chief Academic Officer at Desmos where he explores the future of math, technology, and learning. He has worked with teachers internationally and in all fifty United States. He was named one of Tech & Learning’s 30 Leaders of the Future. He lives in Oakland, CA.
Connected and Creative Math Classrooms in a Time of Crisis
With teachers and learners in crisis, we need new technologies and pedagogies to help us maintain our connection and creativity in math class. We’ll look at some of the ways math software separates us and several ways it can connect us, and help us flourish even now.