Reading and Writing the World with Mathematics Toward a Pedagogy for Social Justice

ISBN-10: 0415950848
ISBN-13: 9780415950848
Edition: 2006
Authors: Eric Gutstein
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Book details

Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 12/6/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Mathematics education in the United States can reproduce social inequalities whether schools use either "basic-skills" curricula to prepare mainly low-income students of color for low-skilled service jobs or "standards-based" curricula to ready students for knowledge-intensive positions. Nor is working for fundamental social change rectifying injustice in the curriculum. Reading and Writing the World with Mathematicsargues that mathematics education should prepare students to investigate and critique injustice, and to challenge, in words and actions, oppressive structures and acts. Based on teacher-research, the book provides a theoretical framework and practical examples for how mathematics educators can connect schooling to a larger sociopolitical context and concretely teach mathematics for social justice.

Series Editor's Introduction
Acknowledgments
Social Justice, Equity, and Mathematics Education
Education for Liberation: Toward a Framework for Teaching Mathematics for Social Justice
Reading the World with Mathematics: Developing Sociopolitical Consciousness
Writing the World with Mathematics: Developing a Sense of Social Agency
The Relationship of Teaching for Social Justice and Mathematics in Context
Co-Creating a Classroom for Social Justice: Possibilities and Challenges
"Lucha Is What My Life Is About": Students' Voices on Social Justice Mathematics with Maria Barbosa, Adrian Calderon, Grisel Murillo, and Lizandra Nevarez
"The Real World As We Have Seen It": Parents' Voices on Social Justice Mathematics
Conclusion: Revisiting Mathematics Education for a Global Context
Notes
References
Real-World Projects
Methodology
Index

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