Principal Investigator: Marlene Kliman
Funders: Heising-Simons Foundation
 

Storytelling Math is an interdisciplinary collaboration focused on identifying, creating, and promoting exemplary math-infused storybooks for young children in our diverse society. More »

Principal Investigator: Marlene Kliman

Funders: Heising-Simons Foundation

Storytelling Math is an interdisciplinary collaboration focused on identifying, creating, and promoting exemplary math-infused storybooks for young children in our diverse society. At the core of our work are two intertwined aims:

Project participants and advisors reflect a range of relevant perspectives including: writing, illustrating, and publishing storybooks; promoting math learning in service of equity and social justice; researching development of children’s mathematical thinking; and buying and marketing children’s books. Participants are engaging in constellation of activities designed both to build their own capacity and to serve as a basis for communicating more broadly about qualities of stellar math-infused storybooks to publishers, authors, illustrators, and the public at large. These include:

Project participants as of March 1, 2017: