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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

33- What? You Mean MY Ancestors Helped Invent Math?

Thursday, April 16, 2015: 8:00 AM-9:00 AM
252 B (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Gary Rubinstein

Handouts 33 Rubinstein What You mean MY ancestors helped invent Math.pdf


Mathematics is a cultural art developed over thousands of years by people from all parts of the Earth. Modern math textbooks and curricula often overlook this. This presentation will teach you how to incorporate discoveries from many cultures, including China, India, Egypt, and Babylonia, into the math topics you already teach.


Presentation Format: 9-12 Session


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