Michael Starbird

Michael Starbird

College of Natural Sciences, Department of Mathematics
Effective Thinking Through Mathematics

Aiming to make significant contributions to improving  education on a global scale, the course helps students become more imaginative and effective thinkers. With mathematical ideas and puzzles Professor Starbird engages students enabling them to create and explore new concepts, solve problems innovatively, see and seize new opportunities, and think more clearly in all parts of their lives.

Project Highlights:

  • Using a unique production style, Professor Starbird showcases a learning environment that encourages learner empathy and risk-taking.
  • Engaging hands-on mathematical puzzles allow learners to directly engage with creative problem-solving using concepts learned from the course material.