Short Impact Papers

The Impact of a Free Online Student Course

A presentation by Jo Boaler at The White House with recommendations for encouraging female participation in STEM fields.

Teaching Through Big Ideas and Connections

A Longitudinal Study of Contrasting School Mathematics Approaches and Their Impact on Adults’ Lives

In this first paper of a collection, Jo Boaler describes the teaching intervention that became our summer school algebra class

A paper by Jo that with some important ideas about mathematics messages and the opening of tasks.

This short paper summarizes five research findings that address the myth that only some students can do well in math.

How a detracked mathematics approach promoted respect, responsibility, and high achievement.

Research Evidence on the Best Ways to Learn Math Facts

A new method of assessment promises to offer students a changed relationship with their learning.

The Importance of Visual Mathematics for our Brain and Learning