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Math Ed Colloquium

The Lappan-Phillips-Fitzgerald Mathematics Education Colloquium Series

During the academic year the Program in Mathematics Education sponsors a Mathematics Education Colloquium Series. This series consists of talks about research in mathematics education by both faculty members from MSU and scholars from other institutions in the United States and abroad. Past speakers from outside MSU have included Arthur Bakker, Erika Bullock, Marta Civil, Brent Davis, Paul Dawkins, Elizabeth de Freitas, Maisie Gholson, Rochelle Guiterrez, Patricio Herbst, Jennifer Langer-Osuna, Luis Leyva, Peter Liljedahl, Kevin Moore, Judit Moschkovich, Darryl Yong, and Maria Zavala.

Floden speaking at Math Ed Colloquium October 2012

Colloquium talks are open to faculty and students interested in mathematics education. New and prospective graduate students are encouraged to attend. Others from outside the MSU community with an interest in research in mathematics education are also welcome. The schedule, flyer and videos (as they become available) for the current semester are listed here, along with a link to the schedule and videos of previous semesters.

Fall 2023-Spring 2024 Mathematics Education Colloquium Schedule

Plans are in progress for the Fall 2023-Spring 2024 series! These events are sponsored by the Program in Mathematics Education, the Lappan-Phillips-Fitzgerald Endowment, and the Colleges of Education and Natural Science. For more information, contact a committee member: Sofia Abreu, Katie Westby, Miguel Rodriguez Mejia, Vince Melfi, or contact Destini Evans, 517-432-1490.

Titles of talks will be posted as they are received. The zoom link for the talk is in the Flyer below. A video of the talk will be posted shortly afterward, as available.

Spring 2024 Mathematics Education Colloquium Schedule

Wednesday, March 6, 2024  3:30 - 5:00 pm (virtual only)  Kari Kokka, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

"I don’t want there to be any kind of shame or sense of ‘less than.’" Affective Pedagogical Goals for Social Justice Mathematics

Flyer for Kokka Talk

Video of Kokka Talk - this is set for MSU log in only, at the speaker's request


Thursday, March 21, 2024  10:00-11:30 am  Rachel Lambert, University of California, Santa Barbara

Radical notions at the heart of Universal Design for Learning: Engaging teachers in designing from the margins in mathematics

Flyer for Lambert Talk

Video of Lambert Talk

Slides for Lambert Talk


Fall 2023 Mathematics Education Colloquium Schedule

Wednesday, October 11, 2023 3:30 - 5:00 pm  Ricardo Martinez, Pennsylvania State University

The Praxis of Ethnic Studies Mathematics as Ontological Playgrounds of Youth Liberation

In person in 252 Erickson Hall and on zoom (link is in Flyer).

Flyer for Martinez Talk

Video of Martinez Talk

Slides for Martinez Talk

Thursday, December 7, 2023  3:30 - 5:00 pm  Cathery Yeh, University of Texas at Austin

DisCrit Noticing: Theorizing at the Intersections of Race and Ability in Mathematics Education

In person in 133F Erickson Hall and on zoom (link is in Flyer).

Flyer for Yeh Talk

Video of Yeh Talk

Slides for Yeh Talk

Video/Schedule of Mathematics Education Colloquium from Previous Semesters