Assistant Director & Lecturer
- Title Assistant Director & Lecturer
- Office 25 Pilgrim Rd., 207A
- Email email@example.com
- Phone 617-353-2586
Dr. Gregory Benoit is Lecturer in Mathematics Education and Assistant Director of the Earl Center for Learning & Innovation. His research interests include critical media literacy, gamification in mathematics, social justice mathematics and culturally responsive mathematics instruction which all center around an effort to help students develop strong positive mathematics identity. This extends to both the performance and the recognition of mathematics identity in students as well as teachers.
Prior to joining BU Wheelock, Dr. Benoit was the Senior Professional Development Math Coordinator at the Center for the Professional Education of Teachers (CPET), Columbia University as well as the Co-Director of MathQuest at Institute of play.
Ongoing Research Projects
Selected Publications | Presentations | Social Media
Salopek, G. and Benoit, G. (2019). Mathematics in Popular Culture: An Investigation Through Videos. National Council of teachers of Mathematics, San Diego, CA.
Benoit, G. and Salopek, G. (2019). A Critical Examination of Mathematics in Popular Culture. Math for America, New York, NY.
Benoit, G. and Flatt, R. (2018). MathQuest: Transforming Math Education through Game Design. Reimagining Education, Hoboken, NJ.