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Helping girls overcome the fear of Math

I knew I was favorably shifting the math mindsets of my students in Detroit, but I wanted to do more. I wanted to make math accessible and cool for black children on a national scale. I wasn’t exactly sure how to do this, so I began reading academic journals and articles about black children and math to help get the juices flowing.  Once I started researching, I learned just how pervasive the racial and gender gaps are in mathematics/mathematics education/STEM.

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