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Changing our mindsets 

In this video, Dr Chris Matthews suggests that changing our mindsets in how we see mathematics will enable us to respond to children’s natural curiosity. Viewing mathematics through a cultural and environmental lens can support teachers in developing mathematics tasks which are culturally rich and engaging for all students.

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Audience School Leader, Teacher
Purpose Teaching strategies, Curriculum design
Format Video
Keywords Indigenous, Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, cultural
Curriculum connections Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Culture

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Queensland Department of Education


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