There is an extensive community of educators and researchers concerned with how we teach and learn quantitative skills.
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Quantitative Literacy Projects
There are a number of different groups working on improving quantitative literacy, reasoning, and skills in the US today. Browse through this collection of project descriptions to see examples of what efforts are currently underway.
Quantitative Education in Other Disciplines
The National Numeracy Network offers a network of individuals, institutions, and corporations united by the common goal of quantitative literacy for all citizens. Through national meetings, faculty workshops, research initiatives, and information sharing, NNN aims to strengthen the capacity of the United States in the quantitative areas of business, industry, education, and research across all disciplines.
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Join the Discussion
The Quantitative Skills email list includes both geoscientists and mathematicians and provides an excellent venue for discussing challenges in teaching quantitative skills. You can also view the archives of past discussions.