Michael Mumbo is a STEAM educator with a background in Mathematics and IT. He is also a Co-founder at Edutab Africa, an education social enterprise based in Kenya that specializes in STEAM educational fabrications. He facilitates and designs the programming/coding, fun mathematical activities, and learning resources for STEAM education courses and resources at Edutab Africa.
Michael has a special interest in constructionist learning especially in Maths maker learning not because he is a nerd, NO. It’s because he strongly believes that the treasures of math are within everyone’s reach. Discovery strengthens, instruction weakens, for this, he is a lead facilitator of various virtual Maths Circles at The Global Maths Circle, USA.
Over the past 5 years, he has been involved in organizing and facilitating The Kenya Annual Maths Camp for secondary school students and teachers. Furthermore, he has been working with students in introducing them to robotics and programming though virtual and face to face.
Michael is passionate about using the prevailing technology and skills to reduce the negative perception towards mathematical sciences through fun mathematical activities that unlock students’ potentials. He is currently discovering new connections through mountaineering.