George Lucas Educational Foundation

Margie Pearse

Math Coach, Math Lover, Teacher, Author

Margie Pearse has 30+ years of teaching experience, with certifications in mathematics, elementary education, English as a second language (ESL), and Pennsylvania Quality Assurance Systems: Certified Instructor. She is presently a math coach and consultant, and in higher education, training pre-service teachers how to create deeper, more numeracy-based lessons.

Published Books: Teaching Numeracy: 9 Critical Habits to Ignite Mathematical Thinking, Learning That Never EndsPassing the Mathematics Test for Teachers.

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  • Teaching Strategies

    Non-Math Essentials for Learning Math

    Focusing on these five qualities of thriving classrooms can help foster confident young mathematicians.
  • Critical Thinking

    What Would Happen If Students Assigned Their Own Math Homework?

    Instead of a set of 20 questions, use this framework to have your students create their own homework based on their needs and interests.