About the Author
Brendan O’Sullivan teaches Mathematics at Davis College, Mallow, Co. Cork. He has contributed to several educational publications, both as author and consultant. He is an experienced examiner and designer of professional development for Maths teachers.
The many roles that he has held with the Teaching Council and National Induction Programme for Teachers demonstrate his passion for professional growth in education. Brendan holds a Master’s Degree in both Education and in Curriculum Studies (Mathematics) from UCC.
He has a special interest in mathematics textbooks and conducted one of the largest analyses of textbook tasks nationally and internationally as part of his PhD at DCU. Over the years, he has served as Chairperson and Secretary of the Irish Mathematics’ Teachers Association at both national and local branch level.