Phil Galicinao, Hālau Kū Māna, discusses his experience with Ethnomathematics PD through real-world applications in wind patterns and wave patterns that go beyond the content in textbooks.
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Laura Farris, Kaimuki Middle School, discusses “the destiny of what mathematics should be…not only challenging the minds of our students, but culture and history need to be attached to the parts so education has a meaning for every one of our students.”
Twenty-year veteran teacher Shannon Kealoha Kaia, Maui Waena Intermediate School, discusses how the Ethnomathematics PD impacted her students and how she is “building lasting learning that can be passed to my students…what I’m teaching out of the book is not enough. If we can give back, we’re going to learn so much more than all … read more of Veteran Teacher on Building Connections to Lasting Learning