Method to the Mathness

A monthly podcast about universal truths in math education.

anthony colannino

Episode 5
Anthony Colannino, “A Learning Mindset”

Released June 18th, 2019

This month’s podcast episode features educator and champion of learning, Anthony Colannino. Anthony’s contagious passion for learning, growing, asking questions, and finding the most meaningful methods for offering feedback are key components of how he supports teachers and school leaders in operationalizing mindset research. Prior to joining HMH International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE)…


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tonya clarke

Episode 4
Tonya Clarke, Ph.D., “Mathematics and Social Justice “

Released May 29th, 2019

This month’s podcast episode spotlights educator Dr. Tonya Clarke. As the coordinator of K-12 Mathematics for a large public school system in the greater Atlanta area, Dr. Clarke knows first-hand the challenge of keeping math relevant for the students she serves. In this episode she shares her incredible experience using current events to spark student…


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caren holtzman and rusty bresser

Episode 3
Caren Holtzman and Rusty Bresser, “Shifting to a Number Sense Approach”

Released April 26th, 2019

This month’s podcast episode was recorded live at the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics (NCSM) conference and features educators Caren Holtzman and Rusty Bresser. Caren and Rusty are both recipients of the Barbara and Paul Saltman Distinguished Teaching Award, recognizing teaching excellence in University of California San Diego’s faculty. They have authored several publications,…


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jennifer lempp

Episode 2
Jennifer Lempp, “Today is the Day for Math Workshop”

Released February 09th, 2019

This month’s podcast episode features educator Jennifer Lempp in a discussion on the math workshop model of instruction. Jennifer is a Coordinator in the Office of School Support in Fairfax County Public Schools, Virginia. She has taught at both the elementary and middle school levels and served as math coach. She is the author of…


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marilyn burns

Episode 1
Marilyn Burns, “Listen to Your Students”

Released February 04th, 2019

This month’s podcast episode features educator Marilyn Burns sharing her insights on student interviews, teaching tips, and more. Marilyn is the founder of Math Solutions and a recipient of numerous awards including an honorary doctorate degree from Bank Street College of Education in New York and the Glenn Gilbert National Leadership Award. She is the…


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