Encouraging Spatial Reasoning for Children

Source: Mindshift, Jan 2017

  1. Spatial reasoning and mathematical thinking are intimately linked.
  2. Spatial reasoning can be improved. Education matters!
  3. Spatial thinking is an important predictor of achievement in STEM careers.
  4. Spatial reasoning is currently an underserved area of mathematics instruction.
  5. Spatial reasoning provides multiple entry points and equitable access to mathematics.

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