FUN AND ENGAGING MATH ACTIVITIES FOR YOUR STUDENTS!
DR. MAIREAD GREENE
Mairead Greene is a founder of Mathapalooza and served as its Co-Director from March 2012 to May 2020. She was a Professor of Mathematics and Program Director for Mathematics and Computer Science at Rockhurst University before she moved to Ireland during the summer of 2020. She is currently Assistant Director for the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching at the National University of Ireland, Galway where she focuses on developing professional development programs, strategy and policy to positively impact learning and teaching at the university. She is also the co-founder of Math Through Play a social enterprise focused on bringing mathematical play into communities.
Mairead is a firm believer in maximizing the amount of time children spend learning through play. Mairead has significant experience creating mathematical play experiences for K-12 students and facilitating professional development for teachers who wish to increase their students’ mathematical engagement and understanding. She is nationally recognized for authoring inquiry-based curricula and supporting teachers at all levels who wish to incorporate inquiry-based learning into their classroom.