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Dr. Dan Finkel

Math for Love
Dan Finkel is the Founder and Director of Operations of Math for Love, a Seattle-based organization devoted to transforming how math is taught and learned. Dan works with schools, develops curriculum, leads teacher workshops, and gives talks on mathematics and education nationally and internationally. His TEDx Talk, 5 Principles of Extraordinary Math Teaching, has been viewed over a quarter million times.
Dan’s curriculum has been used by thousands of students in Seattle and other districts, and is known for its combination of rigor and play. The math games he created have won a total of 16 awards. They include Prime Climb, the beautiful, colorful, mathematical board game, and Tiny Polka Dot, the colorful math game for children.