Prof. Chris Matthews has been invited to present a lecture at the Interplay between culture, language and “mathematics” by Māori, in Aboriginal Australia and in Sápmi at the Sámi University of Applied Sciences Seminar February 18th and 19th 2020. Prof. Chris will be talking about ‘Ongoing curriculum work with Indigenous mathematics education in Australia.
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'ALL ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER LEARNERS WILL BE SUCCESSFUL IN MATHEMATICS'
"... With 60,000 years of genius and imagination in our hearts and minds, we can be one of the groups of people that transform the future of life on earth, for the good of us all.
We can design the solutions that lift islands up in the face of rising seas, we can work on creative agricultural solutions that are in sync with our natural habitat, we can re-engineer schooling, we can invent new jobs and technologies, and we can unite around kindness."
Read The Imagination Declaration of the Youth Forum read at Garma 2019 the powerful speech deliverd by Siena at the GARMA festival 2019.
Siena reads the speech on behalf of the Youth Forum Garma 2019