Workplace Wednesday: Math meets fashion
Date posted: April 23, 2014
Math@Work is a web series from Scholastic that explores how math is used in different careers. The first set of videos, hosted by Project Runway’s Tim Gunn, looks at how math is used in the fashion industry and how math skills are important for designers. Here’s the introductory video:
To see all the episodes, click here and scroll down.
If you have students who are interested in fashion, they might be interested in looking at the Change Agent’s issue on Fashion: the power, the peril, and the passion. To borrow this resource, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Next week’s Math@Work looks at math in culinary arts.