Tackling Math Anxiety with Gina Picha

Gina Picha just finished her second year as an Instructional Coach for Round Rock ISD working mainly with Joe Lee Johnson elementary. She also recently wrote two exceptional articles for Edutopia and Heinemann Publishing about math anxiety and how our internal feelings and dialogues can hinder our ability to be our best selves when working with mathematics. Gina shares several actionable ideas for teachers to look at their practice and empower their students to embrace the beauty of math.

Resources/Programs Mentioned:

Recognizing and Alleviating Math Anxiety

Our Students Have Math Anxiety — Now What?

People Mentioned:

Gina Picha on Twitter

Dr. Lora Darden

Dr. Jo Boaler

Mark Pratz

Vicky Arms

Gabi Nino

Brian Bushart

Regina Payne