Cambridge-Africa

Dr Betty Nannyonga

Dr Betty Nannyonga (Makerere University)

Research title: Shortening the shadow between gender and mathematics.

Research project: Dr Betty Nannyonga's project identifies important factors of needs and improvement potential in girls in the field of mathematics. It is also fostering a cooperative network between mathematics educators, parents and girls in mathematics. The project is in the process of finding out what happens in mathematics classes with equal access but unequal success in examinations.

Collaborating with: Dr Alicia Fentiman and Dr Sara Hennessy, Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge.