Educators Recommend Five Mathical Titles: First Opinions, Second Reactions 

Educators Recommend Five Mathical Titles: First Opinions, Second Reactions 

Math teachers, math educators, and other experts in children’s literature take on five Mathical titles for young readers in the May 2019 issue of the open-access online journal First Opinions, Second Reactions (FOSR). A publication of the Purdue University College of Education, FOSR actively seeks the opinions of experts in children’s literature who teach at the college level, work […]

Mathical in the Media: Education Talk Radio on the 2019 Mathical Prize

Mathical in the Media: Education Talk Radio on the 2019 Mathical Prize

Posted by on Mar 12, 2019 in News, Press & Media | No Comments

On March 12, 2019, Mathical Book Prize selection committee co-chair Dr. Jordan Ellenberg (University of Wisconsin–Madison) and prize coordinator Kirsten Bohl (Mathematical Sciences Research Institute) were interviewed once again by Education Talk Radio Pre K-20. You can listen to the interview online! Listen: Education Talk Radio Pre K-20 on The Mathical Book Prize

2019 Mathical Prize Winners Announced

2019 Mathical Prize Winners Announced

Posted by on Mar 6, 2019 in News, Press & Media | No Comments

Math + Literature = 2019 Mathical Book Awards for Ages 2-18 Berkeley, CA – March 7, 2019 — From the inspiring true stories of the Apollo 8 astronauts and a pioneering woman mathematician to tales of a middle school girl struck by lightning and a young elephant who loves to build towers of wooden bricks, […]

2019 Mathical Media Kit

2019 Mathical Media Kit

Posted by on Mar 6, 2019 in News, Press & Media, Resources | No Comments

The 2019 Mathical Media Kit is now available to spread the word about the winning prize titles! You can find the Mathical press release, sample promotional content for newsletters and social media (#mathicalbooks), and the complete 2015-2019 Mathical book list to print or share. Download a list of all Mathical winning titles, 2015-2019 (PDF) Download the […]

Mathical in the Media: Education Talk Radio

Mathical in the Media: Education Talk Radio

Posted by on Apr 3, 2018 in News, Press & Media | No Comments

On April 3, 2018, Mathical Book Prize selection committee co-chair Dr. Jordan Ellenberg (University of Wisconsin–Madison) and prize coordinator Kirsten Bohl (Mathematical Sciences Research Institute) were interviewed by Education Talk Radio Pre K-20. You can listen to the interview online! Listen: Education Talk Radio Pre K-20 on The Mathical Book Prize

Mathical in the Media: KQED Mind/Shift

Mathical in the Media: KQED Mind/Shift

Wondering where to begin with Mathical books? KQED Mind/Shift’s Kara Newhouse highlights ten Mathical titles you can’t miss with 10 Books to Spark a Love of Math in Kids of All Ages!  

2018 Mathical Media Kit & print-at-home flyers

2018 Mathical Media Kit & print-at-home flyers

Posted by on Feb 22, 2018 in News, Press & Media | No Comments

The 2018 Mathical Media Kit is now available to spread the word about the winning prize titles! You can find the Mathical press release, sample promotional content for newsletters and social media (#mathicalbooks), and and color flyers to print.

2018 Mathical Prize Winners Announced

2018 Mathical Prize Winners Announced

Math + Literature = 2018 Mathical Book Awards for Ages 2-18 Berkeley, CA – February 22, 2018 — What do a sneaky baby, a smelly room full of sheep, alpacas, llamas, and yaks, and a hundred billion trillion stars have in common? They are all Mathical Award Winners – or more accurately put, they are the subjects […]

2017 Mathical Publishers & Press Kit

Posted by on Sep 18, 2017 in Press & Media | No Comments

The 2017 Mathical Press Kit is now available to spread the word about the winning prize titles! You can find the Mathical press release, sample promotional content for newsletters and social media (#mathicalbooks), and a color flyer to print. 2017 Mathical Press Release (April 21, 2017) 2017 Mathical winners color flyer (PDF) 2017 Mathical book covers (.zip file, […]

Mathical in the News: Baltimore Sun

Mathical in the News: Baltimore Sun

Posted by on Apr 30, 2016 in News, Press & Media | No Comments

Support math skills the sneaky way — with books! Paula Willey of the Baltimore Sun wrote a great article on books that parents and educators can use to support children’s development of mathematical thinking, while still being a fun read! Children’s author Jon Scieszka, a Mathical Book Prize selection committee co-chair, shared his thoughts on […]