National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2012 Annual Meeting and Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

593- Reliability and Research Regarding Gender Differences in Mathematical Ability

Friday, April 27, 2012: 3:30 PM-4:30 PM
117 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Elizabeth Raver

This presentation will focus on studies on gender and mathematical ability, including hormones, the brain, spatial ability, stereotype threat, trends in international talent competitions of mathematically talented youth, and more. It will caution attendees to question “evidence” of innate sex differences in mathematical and related abilities.

Presentation Format: General Interest / All Audiences Session
Grade Band Audience: General Interest/All Audiences
Attribute: Equity Strand Presentation

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