Andee Rubin

 Senior Scientist 
617 873-9720

Program/Areas of Interest

Data literacy and statistical reasoning; Math in informal institutions, including zoos, science centers, and aquariums; Online professional development in math and science; Use of video as a source of mathematical data

TERC Projects

Biographical Summary

Andee Rubin is a mathematician and computer scientist who has been combining expertise in technology design, math education, and artificial intelligence to improve math and science education both in and out of school for over 30 years.  She has led projects to build and study software for elementary math education (, support high school teachers in having students construct infographics (, use log data to support learning in museums (, consider how mathematics is used in making ( and study how students and teachers use software tools to visualize data. She was a graduate student in the MIT Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and worked at Bolt Beranek and Newman before coming to TERC in 1990.

Selected Publications


AERA, NCTM, Member of the Editorial Board: Journal of the Learning Sciences, International Journal of Computers in Math Learning