Kathy Liu Sun, PhD

Assistant Professor of Education; Director, Masters in Teaching and Teaching Credential Program, Santa Clara University; Former High School Teacher, San Jose Unified School District; Co-Author, “Females Don’t Need to Be Reluctant’: Employing Design Thinking to Harness Creative Confidence and Interest In STEAM” (2021, International Journal of Art and Design Education), “The Mindset Disconnect in Mathematics Teaching: A Qualitative Analysis of Classroom Instruction” (2019, Mathematics Behavior), and “The Role of Mathematics Teaching In Fostering Student Growth Mindset” (2018, Journal for Research in Mathematics Education)


Teaching Engaged Brains

The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, CA or Virtually via Zoom  February 22-24, 2024

Math, STEM, & Engagement

Fostering Growth Mindsets in Math and STEM: Integrating Play, Experimentation, and Discourse to Improve Engagement