Dollar Street: A New Kind of Data With Many Possibilities [H]

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Rejoice Mudzimiri & Robin Angotti • University of Washington Bothell

Immigrant students bring rich, diverse cultural backgrounds to mathematics classrooms that can enrich those classrooms using Dollar Street, an online photo and data resource that imagines the world as a street ordered by income. On Dollar Street, the poorest live to the left and the richest to the right, while everybody else lives somewhere in between. This session will introduce participants to Dollar Street and explore some mathematics activities that incorporate Dollar Street data.

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