Masha Gershman: What Can We Learn From The Russian Approach To Math Education?
Part 4 of the TED Radio Hour episode Don't Fear Math.
About Masha Gershman's TED Talk
About Masha Gershman
Masha Gershman is the director of outreach at the Russian School of Mathematics, a K-12 afterschool mathematics program with a mission to instill every child with a strong foundation and appreciation for mathematics. The schools are located throughout the United States.
The schools were co-founded in Boston in 1997 by Gershman's mother, Inessa Rifkin, when Gershman was in sixth grade.