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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.

Osibodu featured in The Engaged Scholar Magazine
October 22, 2018
Osibodu featured in The Engaged Scholar Magazine

Oyemolade “Molade” Osibodu, PRIME mathematics education doctoral student, is featured in the 2018 edition (Volume 13) of The Engaged Scholar Magazine, an annual publication by University Outreach and Engagement at MSU.

By https://engagedscholar.msu.edu/magazine/volume13/osibodu.aspx; Magazine article written by Carla Hills; CMP Photo by Amie Lucas
Graduate Student Post: Sunyoung Park
October 19, 2018
Graduate Student Post: Sunyoung Park

Sunyoung Park is originally from South Korea. Starting the mathematics education doctoral program in PRIME this year is her first time living abroad.

Mathematics Education Colloquium, October 18th
October 1, 2018
Mathematics Education Colloquium, October 18th

You are cordially invited to attend the first Mathematics Education Colloquium of the semester, on Thursday, October 18, 2018 from 2:30-4:00 pm in 252 Erickson Hall, Michigan State University. Kyeong Hah Roh from Arizona State University will be presenting On the Teaching and Learning of Logic in Mathematical Contents.

PRIME Faculty and Doctoral Students presenting at NNN Conference
October 9, 2018
PRIME Faculty and Doctoral Students presenting at NNN Conference

Several mathematics education faculty and doctoral students will be presenting at the 2018 Meeting of the National Numeracy Network (NNN) later this week.

Graduate Student Post: Sarah Gady
October 5, 2018
Graduate Student Post: Sarah Gady

Meet Sarah Gady, first year mathematics education doctoral student in PRIME. Sarah was born and raised in Spokane, Washington.

MSU hosting NNN Conference Oct 12-14
October 2, 2018
MSU hosting NNN Conference Oct 12-14

You are cordially invited to attend the 2018 Meeting of the National Numeracy Network (NNN) on Friday, October 12 through Sunday, October 14, 2018 in Wells Hall.

PRIME Students in Teaching Fellowship Programs
September 27, 2018
PRIME Students in Teaching Fellowship Programs

Sunghwan Byun, Merve Kursav, and Molade Osibodu have been accepted to professional development fellowship programs for the 2018-19 academic year.

Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, October 3rd
September 25, 2018
Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, October 3rd

You are cordially invited to attend the first Co-Integrate Math Seminar Series talk of the semester on Wednesday, October 3, 2018. Dr. Kaitlin Torphy from MSU will be presenting Educational Professionalism within the Fifth Estate: Networks of Influence Within Social Media and Education, from 12:00-1:00 pm in B310 Wells Hall.

Graduate Student Post: Rileigh Luczak
September 24, 2018
Graduate Student Post: Rileigh Luczak

Meet Rileigh Luczak, who began pursuing a Ph.D. in Mathematics Education at Michigan State University in the fall of 2018.

Hiring: Open Rank Tenure System Faculty Position focusing on post-secondary Mathematics or Statistics Education at MSU
September 21, 2018
Hiring: Open Rank Tenure System Faculty Position focusing on post-secondary Mathematics or Statistics Education at MSU

Michigan State University invites applications from outstanding candidates for an open rank tenure system faculty position focusing on post-secondary Mathematics or Statistics Education.

PRIME Welcomes New Doctoral Students
PRIME Welcomes New Doctoral Students

The Program in Mathematics Education is delighted to welcome five outstanding doctoral students to Michigan State University this fall. Robert “Bob” Elmore, Sarah Gady, Jonathan “Jon” Gregg, Rileigh Luczak, and Sunyoung Park are starting their first year full-time in the doctoral program in Mathematics Education.