Mathematical Mindsets

Mathematical Mindsets


  • Author: Jo Boaler & Carol Dweck
  • Release Date : 2015-10-12
  • Genre: Education
  • File Size: 27140068 Bytes


Banish math anxiety and give students of all ages a clear roadmap to success Mathematical Mindsets provides practical strategies and activities to help teachers and parents show all children, even those who are convinced that they are bad at math, that they can enjoy and succeed in math. Jo Boaler—Stanford researcher, professor of math education, and expert on math learning—has studied why students don't like math and often fail in math classes. She's followed thousands of students through middle and high schools to study how they learn and to find the most effective ways to unleash the math potential in all students.There is a clear gap between what research has shown to work in teaching math and what happens in schools and at home. This bo...

A Mind For Numbers
Score: 4.5
From 67 Ratings

A Mind For Numbers


  • Author: Barbara Oakley, PhD
  • Release Date : 2014-07-31
  • Genre: Self-Improvement
  • File Size: 10246369 Bytes


The companion book to COURSERA®'s wildly popular massive open online course "Learning How to Learn"Whether you are a student struggling to fulfill a math or science requirement, or you are embarking on a career change that requires a new skill set, A Mind for Numbers offers the tools you need to get a better grasp of that intimidating material. Engineering professor Barbara Oakley knows firsthand how it feels to struggle with math. She flunked her way through high school math and science courses, before enlisting in the army immediately after graduation. When she saw how her lack of mathematical and technical savvy severely limited her options—both to rise in the military and to explore other careers—she returned to school with a newfound determ...

Mathematical Mindsets
Score: 3.5
From 3 Ratings

Mathematical Mindsets


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-11-02
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470894521


Mathematical Mindsets Book Description :

Provides practical strategies and activities for students learning math designed to improve self-confidence and turn mistakes and struggles into valuable learning experiences....

Mindset Mathematics  Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas  Grade 3

Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 3


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-07-12
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119358794


Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 3 Book Description :

Engage students in mathematics using growth mindset techniques The most challenging parts of teaching mathematics are engaging students and helping them understand the connections between mathematics concepts. In this volume, you'll find a collection of low floor, high ceiling tasks that will help you do just that, by looking at the big ideas at the third-grade level through visualization, play, and investigation. During their work with tens of thousands of teachers, authors Jo Boaler, Jen Munson, and Cathy Williams heard the same message—that they want to incorporate more brain science into their math instruction, but they need guidance in the techniques that work best to get across the concepts they needed to teach. So the authors designed Mindse...

Mindset Mathematics  Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas  Grade 6

Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 6


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-01-07
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119358831


Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 6 Book Description :

Engage students in mathematics using growth mindset techniques The most challenging parts of teaching mathematics are engaging students and helping them understand the connections between mathematics concepts. In this volume, you'll find a collection of low floor, high ceiling tasks that will help you do just that, by looking at the big ideas at the sixth-grade level through visualization, play, and investigation. During their work with tens of thousands of teachers, authors Jo Boaler, Jen Munson, and Cathy Williams heard the same message—that they want to incorporate more brain science into their math instruction, but they need guidance in the techniques that work best to get across the concepts they needed to teach. So the authors designed Mindse...

Mindset Mathematics  Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas  Grade 7

Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 7


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119357919


Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 7 Book Description :

Engage students in mathematics using growth mindset techniques The most challenging parts of teaching mathematics are engaging students and helping them understand the connections between mathematics concepts. In this volume, you'll find a collection of low floor, high ceiling tasks that will help you do just that, by looking at the big ideas at the seventh-grade level through visualization, play, and investigation. During their work with tens of thousands of teachers, authors Jo Boaler, Jen Munson, and Cathy Williams heard the same message—that they want to incorporate more brain science into their math instruction, but they need guidance in the techniques that work best to get across the concepts they needed to teach. So the authors designed Mind...

Mindset Mathematics  Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas  Grade 8

Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 8


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-01-29
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119358749


Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 8 Book Description :

Engage students in mathematics using growth mindset techniques The most challenging parts of teaching mathematics are engaging students and helping them understand the connections between mathematics concepts. In this volume, you'll find a collection of low floor, high ceiling tasks that will help you do just that, by looking at the big ideas at the eighth-grade level through visualization, play, and investigation. During their work with tens of thousands of teachers, authors Jo Boaler, Jen Munson, and Cathy Williams heard the same message—that they want to incorporate more brain science into their math instruction, but they need guidance in the techniques that work best to get across the concepts they needed to teach. So the authors designed Minds...

Mindset Mathematics  Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas  Grade 5

Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 5


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-02-28
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119358763


Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade 5 Book Description :

Engage students in mathematics using growth mindset techniques The most challenging parts of teaching mathematics are engaging students and helping them understand the connections between mathematics concepts. In this volume, you'll find a collection of low floor, high ceiling tasks that will help you do just that, by looking at the big ideas at the fifth-grade level through visualization, play, and investigation. During their work with tens of thousands of teachers, authors Jo Boaler, Jen Munson, and Cathy Williams heard the same message—that they want to incorporate more brain science into their math instruction, but they need guidance in the techniques that work best to get across the concepts they needed to teach. So the authors designed Mindse...

Limitless Mind

Limitless Mind


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062851772


Limitless Mind Book Description :

“Boaler is one of those rare and remarkable educators who not only know the secret of great teaching but also know how to give that gift to others.” — CAROL DWECK, author of Mindset “Jo Boaler is one of the most creative and innovative educators today. Limitless Mind marries cutting-edge brain science with her experience in the classroom, not only proving that each of us has limitless potential but offering strategies for how we can achieve it.” — LAURENE POWELL JOBS “A courageous freethinker with fresh ideas on learning.” — BOOKLIST In this revolutionary book, a professor of education at Stanford University and acclaimed math educator who has spent decades studying the impact of beliefs and bias on education, reveals the six keys t...

Mindset Mathematics  Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas  Grade K

Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade K


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-08-14
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119358596


Mindset Mathematics Visualizing and Investigating Big Ideas Grade K Book Description :

Engage students in mathematics using growth mindset techniques The most challenging parts of teaching mathematics are engaging students and helping them understand the connections between mathematics concepts. In this volume, you'll find a collection of low floor, high ceiling tasks that will help you do just that, by looking at the big ideas at the kindergarten-grade level through visualization, play, and investigation. During their work with tens of thousands of teachers, authors Jo Boaler, Jen Munson, and Cathy Williams heard the same message—that they want to incorporate more brain science into their math instruction, but they need guidance in the techniques that work best to get across the concepts they needed to teach. So the authors designed...

What s Math Got to Do with It
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

What s Math Got to Do with It


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : Penguin Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0143115715


What s Math Got to Do with It Book Description :

Citing America's low-ranking status in global math performance, a cautionary report outlines recommended solutions for improving educational practices while motivating reluctant students, in a guide that counsels parents on the importance of America's improved competitiveness in mathematical arenas. Reprint....

What s Math Got to Do with It

What s Math Got to Do with It


  • Author : Jo Boaler
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2015-04-28
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101992050


What s Math Got to Do with It Book Description :

“Highly accessible and enjoyable for readers who love and loathe math.” —Booklist A critical read for teachers and parents who want to improve children’s mathematics learning, What’s Math Got to Do with It? is “an inspiring resource” (Publishers Weekly). Featuring all the important advice and suggestions in the original edition of What’s Math Got to Do with It?, this revised edition is now updated with new research on the brain and mathematics that is revolutionizing scientists’ understanding of learning and potential. As always Jo Boaler presents research findings through practical ideas that can be used in classrooms and homes. The new What’s Math Got to Do with It? prepares teachers and parents for the Common Core, shares Boale...