Professor of Mathematics Education Linda Furuto is featured in a new episode of PBS Hawaiʽi’s Home is Here. The segment highlights the UH Mānoa College of Education Ethnomathematics Program and the positive impact of place-based STEM teaching and learning in classrooms and communities in Hawai‘i and beyond. Janel Marr, veteran educator and graduate-turned-lecturer, shares her transformational journey on finding a renewed sense of purpose and sense of place. Filmed at the College of Education and aboard Hōkūleʻa, the segment discusses how ethnomathematics amplifies the voices of students and empowers teacher leaders as we voyage on land and sea.
Watch the full episode here and the feature on ethnomathematics here.