Mathematics Professor Reilly Presents on Literature and Mathematics

Posted on 4/28/2009 8:58:32 AM

Dr. Edel Reilly of the Department of Mathematics recently presented “Project Math Lit: Using Children’s Literature to Equalize Mathematics Pedagogy” at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2009 annual meeting in Washington, D.C.

Reilly, along with Julie Bisi, M.Ed. Elementary and Middle School Mathematics ’08, and another middle school teacher from Connecticut reported on their work with two hundred students in exploring math concepts and writing new math stories.