Well, you can’t make this stuff up. After centuries racist mathematics, we’re finally waking up. And just in time, I guess.
from the College Fix:
Educators work to combat racism, whiteness in math
“Math equity” doesn’t mean 1 + 1 = 2.
The term refers to the growing insistence among educators that teaching math in the classroom comes with some inherently biased methodology that must be addressed.
Proponents of “math equity” also stress the importance of social justice issues such as race, diversity and gender in math education — a trend that’s catching on.