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Associations Summit a Success
March 29, 2019
Associations Summit a Success

The Mathematics and Statistics Associations Summit at MSU on Saturday, March 23rd drew over 60 speakers and attendees from around the country to address the opportunities and challenges for the future of mathematics and statistics education.

MSU Math Ed at 2019 AERA Conference
March 28, 2019
MSU Math Ed at 2019 AERA Conference

Members of the MSU Mathematics Education community will be presenting at the American Educational Research Association annual meeting starting Friday, April 5th. This year’s AERA conference will be held April 5th – April 9th in Toronto, Canada at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

MSU Math Ed at the 2019 NCTM Research Conference and Annual Meeting
March 27, 2019
MSU Math Ed at the 2019 NCTM Research Conference and Annual Meeting

Several MSU Mathematics Education faculty members will be presenting at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Research Conference and Annual Meeting next week. This year the events will be held in San Diego, bringing together classroom teachers, administrators, mathematics teacher educators, mathematicians, and researchers from around the world.

MSU Math Ed at 2019 NCSM Conference
March 26, 2019
MSU Math Ed at 2019 NCSM Conference

Gail Burrill, Elizabeth “Betty” Phillips, Alden “AJ” Edson, and Yvonne Grant will be presenting their research at the 2019 National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics (NCSM) Annual Conference. This year is the 51st NCSM Annual Conference and it will be taking place April 1-3 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina.

MSU at 2019 MI-AMTE/CAC Conference
March 11, 2019
MSU at 2019 MI-AMTE/CAC Conference

This Saturday, March 16, the 2019 Michigan Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (MI-AMTE) Conversations Among Colleagues Conference will take place at the Maas Conference Center at Hope College in Holland, Michigan.

Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, March 20th
March 6, 2019
Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, March 20th

You are cordially invited to attend the Co-Integrate Math Seminar Series talk on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Monica Karunakaran will be presenting A Strategy for Addressing Elementary Pre–Service Teachers’ Mathematics Anxiety, from 12:00-1:00 pm in 133F Erickson Hall.

MSU at RUME 2019 Conference
February 28, 2019
MSU at RUME 2019 Conference

Several mathematics education faculty and doctoral students will be sharing their research with members of the Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education (RUME) community on February 28 – March 2, 2019 in Oklahoma City.

2019 CMP Users' Conference
February 20, 2019
2019 CMP Users' Conference

The 2019 Connected Mathematics Project (CMP) Users’ Conference will be held on February 22 – 23, 2019 on the campus of Michigan State University. The theme is deepening students’ mathematical understanding in inquiry-based classrooms.

MSU Mathematics Education PhD Program most recommended
February 13, 2019
MSU Mathematics Education PhD Program most recommended

In a recent survey of mathematics education programs across the country, more faculty recommended MSU than any other university as the place to get a doctorate in mathematics education. Furthermore, MSU ranked #2 in the number of graduates currently serving as faculty in mathematics education doctoral programs nationwide.

Mathematics Education Colloquium, February 19th
January 23, 2019
Mathematics Education Colloquium, February 19th

You are cordially invited to attend the upcoming Mathematics Education Colloquium, on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 from 2:00-3:30 pm in 252 Erickson Hall, Michigan State University. Paul Dawkins from Northern Illinois University will be presenting The use(s) of "is" in Mathematics.

MSU Math Ed at 2019 AMTE Conference
February 5, 2019
MSU Math Ed at 2019 AMTE Conference

Several mathematics education faculty and graduate students will be traveling to Orlando, Florida to present at the 23rd Annual Conference of the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE).

MSU Math Ed at the 2019 Joint Math Meetings
January 16, 2019
MSU Math Ed at the 2019 Joint Math Meetings

Several PRIME faculty and doctoral students will be sharing their research with members of the mathematics community at the 2019 Joint Mathematics Meetings (JMM), January 16-19, in Baltimore. 

Putnam Named New Director of PRIME
January 11, 2019
Putnam Named New Director of PRIME

Ralph Putnam, mathematics education faculty member from the Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology, and Special Education, has been named Director of the Program in Mathematics Education (PRIME), effective January 1, 2019.

Kohrman Receives PhD in Fall 2018
December 19, 2018
Kohrman Receives PhD in Fall 2018

Congratulations to Darlene Kohrman, PRIME mathematics education doctoral student who graduated with her PhD in Fall Semester 2018.

Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, December 7th
November 28, 2018
Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, December 7th

You are cordially invited to attend the last Co-Integrate Math Seminar Series talk of the semester on Friday, December 7, 2018. Dr. Corey Drake from MSU and Dr. Kimberly Jansen from the University of Virginia will be presenting Novice Elementary Teachers’ Enactment of Ambitious Instruction in Mathematics: Challenges and Responses, from 12:00-1:00 pm in 133F Erickson Hall.

Mathematics Education Colloquium, November 27th
November 8, 2018
Mathematics Education Colloquium, November 27th

You are cordially invited to attend the Mathematics Education Colloquium on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 from 1:30-3:00 pm in 252 Erickson Hall, Michigan State University. Darryl Yong from Harvey Mudd College will be presenting Active Learning 2.0: Being Intentionally Inclusive.

Graduate Student Post: Jon Gregg
November 16, 2018
Graduate Student Post: Jon Gregg

Jon Gregg began pursuing his Ph.D. in Mathematics Education at Michigan State University in the fall of 2018. As far as traveling goes, Jon says that parenthood is enough of an adventure for him.

PRIME at PME-NA 2018
November 6, 2018
PRIME at PME-NA 2018

Several PRIME doctoral students and faculty members will be presenting at the 40th Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (PME-NA) in Greenville, South Carolina on November 15-18, 2018. 

Darlene Kohrman Dissertation Defense, November 14th
November 5, 2018
Darlene Kohrman Dissertation Defense, November 14th

Darlene Kohrman will be defending her dissertation, titled Learning to Define in Mathematics – The Effects of a Sequence of Tasks on Preservice Teachers' Abilities to Construct High Quality Definitions  on Wednesday, November 14th at 8:00 am in 212 North Kedzie.

Graduate Student Post: Bob Elmore
November 2, 2018
Graduate Student Post: Bob Elmore

Meet Bob Elmore, a mathematics education doctoral student who is beginning his first year as a full-time student in PRIME.