IAS/Park City Mathematics Institute

Program ID: PCMI-WRM2020 [#875]
Program Title: Workshop on Rehumanizing Mathematics 2020
Program Location: Park City, Utah 84102, United States [map]
Application Deadline: 2020/01/22help popup (posted 2019/11/05, updated 2019/10/23, listed until 2020/01/22)
Program Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this program has passed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Workshop on Rehumanizing Mathematics will be held July 5-18, 2020, during the first two weeks of the PCMI Summer Session.

Participants will further develop their understanding of equity (identity & power issues) in mathematics and consider how to expand our goals to rehumanize mathematical experiences for those with whom we engage. In this workshop, we will explore different perspectives/theories, reflect on our own practices, learn from experts in the field who have been altering their practices, and create our own action plans for work we intend to carry out after the workshop ends.

Ideal participants will include mathematicians, mathematics teachers, and mathematics education professors who have a specific project upon which they would like to focus. For example, you may have in mind a course you would like to alter in some way; a new initiative to launch; a summer camp or bridge program; a professional development or teaching activity to update; or simply a new way to think of assessments or evaluations. By the end of the session, you will leave with a more developed action plan and feedback from others so you can put your best foot forward in your future work.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
IAS/Park City Mathematics Institute
Institute for Advanced Study
1 Einstein Drive
Princeton, NJ 08540

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