This week's colloquium speaker will be Anass Bayaga, from the University of Zululand, who is visiting our department to collaborate with our mathematics education faculty. Please join us at 3 PM in 103A Walker Hall.
Abstract: Identifying and Examining the Predictors That Corrleate with College/Pre-College Math Cognition
Abstract Summary: For years there has been debate on whether math cognition occurs independently from other disciplines such as linguistics. In his presentation, Dr. Bayaga will talk about numerical and spatial aspects of math cognition, taking into account environmental influences and cultural variation.