Students working on math problems

Math in Somerville


Letter to Families from Superintendent Skipper

Please read Superintendent Mary Skipper's Letter to Families in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole for an understanding of the foundation for the current curriculum work in math.


Leadership team

Dr. Jess Boston, Interim Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum

Uri Harel, K-8 Director of Mathematics and English Language Arts Curriculum and Title I Director


Resources for Families

In addition to the resources below, check out our website of resources for families:

Blogpost: Helping Students with Math Homework

Video: With Math I Can

All The Mathematical Methods I Learned In University Are Obsolete 

Video: How you can be good at math, and other surprising facts about learning | Jo Boaler | TEDxStanford

Helping Students With Math Anxiety