Students working on math problems

Math in Somerville


Leadership team

Dr. Jess Boston, Interim Assistant Superintendent of Academics

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


Letter to Families

Please read former 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.


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