In tis Oxford TEDx talk, Jo Boaler explains why mathematics is so traumatic for many people and shows a different way that people can relate to mathematics. She also shares the latest brain science to show the ways our brains process mathematics, the importance of visual learning and the importance of self belief to our learning and our experiences.
If you want to read more of Jo Boaler’s wisdom, her books What’s Math Got To Do With It? and Mathematical Mindsets are available to sign out through the FNEC by contacting Vanessa at Local 7650.
Thanks to Pam Kawinsky and Catherine Eagles at Suwilaawks for bringing this talk to our attention.