Dr. Alexandre Cavalcante

Assistant Professor, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto

Location: Toronto, ON
Email: alexandre.cavalcante@utoronto.ca

Alexandre Cavalcante, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Curriculum, Teaching, and Learning at OISE, University of Toronto, who has worked in the field of mathematics and science teacher education with many international partners for over a decade. His research is centred around how mathematics education can respond to the demands of a society in transition; research interests include financial literacy and numeracy, ethnomathematics, critical mathematics education, informal numeracy practices, entrepreneurship, and citizenship. twitter.com/mathematizen


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