Harpreet Kaur

“Mathematics is a fundamental pillar of civilization, both in the practical and in the esthetic sense.”

 

Year Graduated: 2017
Program/Degree:
 Mathematics Education PhD

Thesis Title: Young children's understanding of angles in a dynamic geometry environment

Year Graduated: 2007
Program/Degree: Mathematics Education MSc 

My concern about students’ difficulties in understanding various mathematical concepts inspired me to pursue a PhD degree in mathematics education.

As I pursued this program, I was interested in developing something that makes mathematics teaching more interesting and intelligible.

I was a research assistant working with Dr. Nathalie Sinclair.