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Anna Stokke

Professor and Department Chair


Anna Stokke ©UWinnipeg
Contact Information

My Research

Department:

Mathematics and Statistics

Fields:

  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education

Areas of Expertise:

  • Popular Mathematic
  • Teaching Mathematics to Adults
  • Teaching Mathematics to Children

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Available To:

  • Appear on radio or TV
  • Appear as a public speaker
  • Provide comment to media
  • Write articles
  • Discuss research with industry, government, and others

About:

Dr. Anna Stokke is a mathematics professor at The University of Winnipeg and a mathematics education advocate. She is a co-founder of WISE Mathematics, a math education advocacy group. She is also a co-founder and the president of the non-profit organization Archimedes Math Schools, which delivers math classes to children in Grades 4 to 6.

Stokke authored the C.D. Howe Report What to do about Canada's Declining Math Scores and has written editorials for several newspapers across Canada, including The Globe and Mail. She has given about 100 interviews to Canadian media on math education. In 2015, she was awarded the YWCA/YMCA Women of Distinction Award for Community Activism and Social Enterprise and the Clarence Atchison Award for Excellence in Community Service.


Media and Research Expert