The MathEd Out Podcast

Searching for Better Mathematics Education

Ep. 11 feat. Prof. Jo Boaler on Having a Growth Mindset for Learning


Jo Boaler is an author/speaker, and is Professor of Mathematics Education at the Stanford Graduate School of Education. Boaler is involved in promoting mathematics education reform and equitable mathematics classrooms. She is the CEO and co-founder of Youcubed, a non-profit organization that provides mathematics education resources to parent and educators of K–12 students. She is the author of several books including, What’s Math Got To Do With It? (2009) and The Elephant in the Classroom (2010), both written for teachers and parents with the goal of improving mathematics education in both the US and UK. Her 1997/2002 book, Experiencing School Mathematics won the “Outstanding Book of the Year” award for education in Britain. Currently she is the Research Commentary Editor for the Journal for Research in Mathematics Education.


The Atlantic: The Stereotypes that Distort How Americans Teach and Learn Math

Jo Boaler Website

How to Learn Math: For Students

How to Learn Math: For Teachers and Parents


Book: What’s Math Got to Do with It?

2 comments on “Ep. 11 feat. Prof. Jo Boaler on Having a Growth Mindset for Learning

  1. PumphreysMath
    June 29, 2015

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