Navajo Math Circles

Official Extended Trailer | Beauty, Math and Navajo Culture

Preview | 4m 27s

Navajo mathematician Henry Fowler links Navajo traditional weaving to math and a desire to increase math literacy on the reservation. Tatiana Shubin, other mathematicians and students describe how the math circles work, why students embrace the methods, and how they boost confidence. When students see that both math and Navajo culture are rooted in beauty they are inspired.

Aired: 09/11/16

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.