The Webinar on Puzzles to Enjoy Mathematics took place on Thursday, July 29th, 2021 from 2 pm until 3 pm, with Yolanda Serres Voisin, President of the Venezuelan Association of Math Education (ASOVEMAT), as our invited speaker. This virtual event was free and open to the general public.
The invited speaker presented several puzzles to improve mental calculation. Yolanda Serres Voisin then showed various puzzles to improve geometric thinking and others to improve algebraic reasoning. The speaker highlighted that playing with mathematics improves communication, strengthens reasoning and opens the mind to discover different ways to solve the same puzzle. This virtual event was co-organized with the Venezuelan Association of Math Education (ASOVEMAT).