Monica Neagoy

is author of Planting the Seeds of Algebra, PreK-2: Explorations for the Early Grades and the creator of three innovative mathematics video series on algebra for teachers and students. Monica Neagoy, PhD, has built her career in mathematics but her experience has also included university teaching, specialist training, professional development, live television courses, video creation and hosting, and serving as an international consultant and popular keynote speaker. She has also taught at Georgetown University in the mathematics department, served as program director at the National Science Foundation, and consulted with many US school districts, national, and international organizations. She has had a parallel career in theater as actor, choreographer and stage director, particularly with the professional LE NEON Theater in the Washington, D.C. area.