"Diversity is a gift", and
"Mathematics is the science of pattern"
GED612 Math and Diversity in the K - 8 Classroom
is offered through the Saint Michael's College
Graduation Education Program every summer
Math and English Language Learners
Math is not the same the world over: neither is it the same
in different languages. Many students,
along with their families who
come to the United States, bring different, and equally valid, math
concepts and skills with them. This page also includes Ethnomathematics resources.
Students with Special Needs
Students with special needs may
learn math differently, but the math they can learn is no different from the
math learned by all students.
Research is just
beginning to highlight the fact that disabilities in math involve more than
disadvantaged homes face significant difficulties in math as highlighted by
'Mathematics Results by Poverty Status report - 2001"
Math Assessment Materials -
assessment materials appropriate for all
Dr. Tim Whiteford at:
updated August 26, 2012