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photo of Linda and professor

Visiting Scholar in Mathematics at the University of Tokyo with Professor Takehiko Kariya, Tokyo, Japan

photo of Linda and first graders

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) Research in Primary Schools, Tokyo, Japan

group photo of Harvard Project IF

Harvard University Mathematics Project “IF” Inventing the Future, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

photo of Linda giving speech

U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C., USA

photo of Linda with professor and two women

UCLA Center for International Development in Education Staff, Los Angeles, California

group photo on bridge

L.D.S. Technical College, Suva, Fiji

group photo

East-West Center International Conference Plenary Session, Hanoi, Vietnam

photo with President and Secretary General

World Council of Comparative and International Education Society President and Secretary General, Perth, Australia

group photo

Mathematical Association of America Fellows,
New York City, New York, USA

group photo in front of Hokulea

University of Hawai‘i Students Attend Hōkūle‘a Field Study, Sand Island, Hawai‘i, USA

group photo in front of Hokulea

University of Hawai‘i Students Attend Field Study to the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology’s Coconut Island, Kane‘ohe Bay, Hawai‘i

group photo in front of Hokulea

Polynesian Voyaging Society and Hōkūle‘a Crew Members Voyaging by Celestial Navigation,
Kaho‘olawe Island, Hawai‘i, USA








UH System Ethnomathematics and STEM Institute

In an effort to address issues of equitable and quality education, culturally responsive science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) pedagogy is explored across the State of Hawai'i and Pacific based on the Mathematics Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). We strive to advance a coordinated effort focused on ethnomathematics and the needs of culturally diverse learners, with the aim of informing research and deepening practice within and outside of the classroom. The Ethnomathematics and STEM Institute brings together research institutions and community-based organizations including the University of Hawai'i System, Hawai'i State Department of Education, Pacific American Foundation, Pacific Resources for Education and Learning, Hawai'i P-20 Partnerships for Education, and the Polynesian Voyaging Society to support professional development for P-20 STEM educators and students.



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