Author Bio

David M. Schwartz

David M. Schwartz is the author of over 50 math and science books that get readers to learn, laugh, think and howl with delight. With the same energy, clarity and humor that he uses in his books, David has wowed audiences at schools, libraries and education conferences in every state and on every continent north of Antarctica.

An accomplished storyteller and an innovator in presenting mathematical information in engaging ways, David uses humor and a wealth of visuals to inspire and inform. Place value and number sense become an extravaganza of ever-larger bags of popcorn. Ratio and proportion come alive through the amazing abilities of animals in comparison with humans. Showing copious examples of student work, David illustrates ways that children’s literature can transform the mathematics and science classroom.

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