We will be co-hosting a conference on Health Numeracy on October 30th, 2019 at Fields Institute. Details to follow.
Fantastic essay by Albert Manaster from 2001 helps make numeracy a well-defined set distinct from mathematics for the fouindations college math context. You can read it starting on page 67 of Steen’s book “Mathematics and Democracy”.
On Saturday February 10th at George Brown college, we launched a beta version of the on-line learning tool and introduced the conceptualization of Health Numeracy to members of the Ontario College Math Association (OCMA). Thank you to George Brown College’s
We have found our way through an extensive lit review as we develop a conceptualization of health numeracy and learning content that emerges from that conceptualization. We have come across many excellent definitions of numeracy and some equally compelling definitions