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Geometrical Spring, Artwork by Maria Dumitru

Linking math to social concerns and issues of equity

Selected project examples

One of the chief aims of the "Connecting Math to our Lives" project is to get students to join with others around the world in examining their own lives and communities, as well as broader issues in relation to social justic and equality from a mathematical perspective.

What kinds of projects take place in classrooms with an interest in linking math to issues of equity and society? Below you will find some project examples organized by the main themes they address.

Issues of Representation | Attitudes about Social Issues
Patterns of Privilege | Statistics in Our Society Viewed with a Critical Eye
Looking at How Economies Work

Issues of Representation

Attitudes about Social Issues

Patterns of Privilege

Statistics in our Society Viewed with a Critical Eye

Looking at How Economies Work