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December 6th, 2012 - 9:19 am § in Education in the News

Bob Moses’ keynote at ASHE conf, video archive online

Bob Moses’s keynote, “Math and the Freedom to Learn: Quantitative and Language Literacy as a Feature of Constitutional Personhood”, at the annual conference of the Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) on Saturday, November 17, 2012, is available online at http://vim[...]

February 7th, 2013 - 5:25 am § in Education in the News

Civil Rights Leader: Increasing Math Literacy an Extension of Desegregation

Title: Civil Rights Leader: Increasing Math Literacy an Extension of Desegregation Location: KQED Public Radio, San Francisco, online archive Link out: Click here Description: As a young man, Dr. Robert Moses worked to register black voters in the South in the early 1960s. He went on to found the Al[...]

August 1st, 2013 - 9:59 am § in Education in the News

Algebra Project on NPR’s Morning Edition 8/1/13

Chris Connelly of NPR News shared a link to his profile of the Algebra Project and Bob Moses which aired on Morning Edition this morning, Thursday, August 1st.  Here is a link to the story on npr.org http://www.npr.org/blogs/codeswitch/2013/08/01/206813091/to-60s-civil-rights-hero-math-is-kids-form[...]

October 18th, 2016 - 9:51 am § in Education in the News, News & Notices

Remembering Paul C. Shields – Champion of Math Literacy

Oct. 2016 – Dear Friends of the Algebra Project, you may know that Paul Shields, a mathematician, educator, and a champion of mathematics literacy who volunteered with the Algebra Project at Lanier High School in the early 2000s, passed recently. His daughter, Ruth, shared Paul’s obituar[...]

December 29th, 2014 - 11:35 am § in Education in the News

Algebra Project & YPP “Flagway” NCTM Workshop 4/17/15 – Boston

On Friday, April 17, 2015 from 2:45pm – 4:00pm, Algebra Project and YPP will present the Flagway math game in a 75 minute Gallery Workshop at the annual conference National Council of Teachers of Mathematics at the Boston Convention & Exposition Center. The Flagway Game focuses on the mani[...]

February 23rd, 2017 - 9:54 am § in Education in the News, News & Notices

Crombie presents on Algebra-to-Calculus Transition at ICME 13

Crombie presents on Algebra-to-Calculus Transition at ICME 13 In July in Hamburg, Germany, Bill Crombie, Director of Professional Development, presented at the 13th International Congress on Mathematics Education (ICME) on approaches to help students in the lowest quartile transition from Algebra to[...]

October 17th, 2011 - 1:44 pm § in Education in the News, News & Notices

CSPAN BookTV: Bob Moses’ QECR talk 10/17/11, 6:30pm EDT

CSPAN Book TV will cover Bob Moses’ QECR book talk tonight, Monday, Oct. 17th at 6:30pm Eastern Time (5:30pm Central/3:30pm Pacific). Link to: CSPAN BookTV Program 1291 The event is at Busboys & Poets, 14th & V streets, NW, Washington, DC The online video will then be archived on the C[...]

September 30th, 2010 - 12:00 am § in Education in the News

Bob Moses keynote at “Good Schools/Bad Schools” workshop

Title: Bob Moses keynote at “Good Schools/Bad Schools” workshop Location: Columbia University School of Journalism, 455 Lerner Hall Link out: Click here Description: Bob Moses, Algebra Project, Inc. President, is to deliver a keynote speech today at the Columbia University School of Jour[...]

March 19th, 2010 - 11:53 am § in Education in the News

“Third American Revolution”

Civil Rights Activist speaks at UTM an article from the Jackson Sun (Feb 26,2010)[...]

February 9th, 2010 - 12:34 pm § in Education in the News

TheGrio’s 100: Omo Moses, equating things for next generation

TheGrio's 100: Omo Moses, equating things for next generation By Myranda Stephens 5:00 AM on 02/01/2010 Omo Moses could be called a product of activism. His parents were both civil rights leaders in Mississippi during the 1960s, then relocated to Canada to avoid the Vietnam War draft. From [...]