A group of third-grade students flocks to the beach behind their school, equipped with rubber gloves, trash bags, and clipboards. Teachers and parent volunteers are interspersed throughout the group, discussing how to divide up the beach areas to collect the most representative data. The students spread out to collect trash that has accumulated on the beach, but instead of just … [Read more...]
About Alexandria Brasili
Alexandria Brasili is research associate at the Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance in Augusta, Maine.