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Your knowledge ain't like mine: Embracing sociocultural approaches to mathematics learning
Thursday, May 26, 2011 - 7:00pm to Thursday, May 26, 2011 - 9:00pm

Alternative Forms of Knowledge Construction in Mathematics and Science Lecture Series

With Maisie Gholson, University of Illinois, Chicago
Thursday, May 26, 2011
7pm (tentative) Portland Community College Cascade Campus
Auditorium, Moriarity Arts and Humanities Building
705 N Killingsworth, Portland

This talk critiques cognitive views of knowledge construction in mathematics learning and offers alternatives that attend to the social, cultural, and political context of understanding children’s mathematical experiences.

Sponsored by the PSU Graduate School of Education, Portland Community College, PSU Diversity Action Council

All lectures in the series are free and open to the public