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MSU at 2020 RUME Conference February 25, 2020 MSU at 2020 RUME Conference

Members of the MSU Mathematics Education community will be presenting at the annual Conference on Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education (RUME) in Boston, Massachusetts this week.

2020 CMP Users' Conference February 11, 2020 2020 CMP Users' Conference

The 2020 Connected Mathematics Project (CMP) Users’ Conference will be held on February 21 – 22, 2020 on the campus of Michigan State University. The theme is Preparing Critical Thinkers for a STEM World.

MSU Math Ed at 2020 AMTE Conference January 31, 2020 MSU Math Ed at 2020 AMTE Conference

Several members of the MSU Mathematics Education community will be presenting at the 24th Annual Conference of the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE) in Phoenix, Arizona starting Thursday, February 6th.

Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, January 30th January 20, 2020 Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, January 30th

You are cordially invited to attend the Co-Integrate Math Seminar Series talk on Thursday, January 30, 2020. Willie Wong (Mathematics) and Andrew Krause (PRIME) will be presenting Deploying Computer-Based Lab Activities in Mainstream Calculus II, from 12:00-1:00 pm in 133F Erickson Hall.

MSU Math Ed at the 2020 Joint Math Meetings January 13, 2020 MSU Math Ed at the 2020 Joint Math Meetings

Several PRIME faculty will be sharing their research with members of the mathematics community at the 2020 Joint Mathematics Meetings (JMM), January 15-18, in Denver. 

Appenzeller Knowles Receives PhD December 20, 2019 Appenzeller Knowles Receives PhD

Congratulations to Kate Appenzeller Knowles, PRIME mathematics education doctoral student, who graduated with her PhD in Fall Semester 2019.

Mathematics Education Colloquium, November 20th Mathematics Education Colloquium, November 20th

Please join us at the upcoming Mathematics Education Colloquium, on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 3:30-5:00 pm in 252 Erickson Hall, Michigan State University. Dr. Michelle Cirillo from the University of Delaware, and Ms. Jennifer Reed a mathematics teacher from Odyssey Charter Middle School in Delaware, will be presenting Learning Together Through Collaborative Research: The Case of Proof in Secondary Mathematics.

PRIME at PME-NA 2019 November 14, 2019 PRIME at PME-NA 2019

Several PRIME doctoral students and faculty members will be presenting at the 41st Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (PME-NA) in St. Louis, Missouri on November 14-17, 2019.

Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, November 11th November 6, 2019 Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, November 11th

You are cordially invited to attend the Co-Integrate Math Seminar Series talk on Monday, November 11, 2019. Betty Phillips and AJ Edson will be presenting Embedding the CMP Curriculum into a Digital Collaborative Platform, from 12:00-1:00 pm in 115 Erickson Hall.

Graduate Student Post: Brady Tyburski October 28, 2019 Graduate Student Post: Brady Tyburski

Brady Tyburski is a first-year mathematics education doctoral student in PRIME who grew up in Northville, Michigan. In addition to living in Northville, Brady has also lived in Mount Pleasant, Michigan while attending Central Michigan University and Fort Collins, Colorado while at Colorado State University.

Appenzeller-Knowles Dissertation Defense, Oct 28th October 3, 2019 Appenzeller-Knowles Dissertation Defense, Oct 28th

Kate Appenzeller-Knowles will be defending her dissertation, titled Teachers' Use of Scaffolding During Cognitively Demanding Tasks on Monday, October 28, 2019 at 10:00 am in 212 North Kedzie.

Graduate Student Post: Isabel Perez October 18, 2019 Graduate Student Post: Isabel Perez

Maria Isabel Perez is a first year mathematics education doctoral student in the PRIME program. She is originally from Los Angeles, California and lived in San Francisco for 7 years while working on her undergraduate and master’s degrees at San Francisco State University. She received a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics for Teaching, and a Master’s degree in Mathematics.

Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, October 21st October 10, 2019 Co-Integrate Mathematics Seminar, October 21st

We are happy to announce the first talk of the 2019-2020 Co-Integrate speaker series. Dr. Jack Smith and Dr. Shiv Karunakaran will be presenting When the Game Changes: The Development of Student Agency and Autonomy in Challenging Undergraduate Mathematics on Monday, October 21, 2019, 12:00-1:00 pm in 115 Erickson Hall.

Graduate Student Post: Jihye Hwang October 11, 2019 Graduate Student Post: Jihye Hwang

Jihye Hwang, a mathematics education doctoral student in PRIME, is originally from Seoul, South Korea. She grew up mostly in Seoul, except when she attended high school in Jeonju, South Korea. Other than those 2 cities, Jihye has lived here in East Lansing for the past 3 years, while working on a graduate degree in mathematics.

Graduate Student Post: Sofia Abreu October 4, 2019 Graduate Student Post: Sofia Abreu

Meet Sofia Abreu, a first year mathematics education doctoral student. Sofia was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico. She moved to the States when she was 21 years old and has lived here ever since.

Mathematics Education Colloquium, October 2nd September 19, 2019 Mathematics Education Colloquium, October 2nd

You are cordially invited to attend the upcoming Mathematics Education Colloquium, on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 from 3:00-4:30 pm in 252 Erickson Hall, Michigan State University. Dr. Elizabeth Mendoza from the University of California, Irvine, Mr. Justin TenEyck from the “I Have A Dream” Foundation of Boulder County, and Dr. Victoria Hand from the University of Colorado at Boulder will be presenting Toward Re-humanizing Mathematics Education: Participatory Approaches to Noticing in Mathematics Classrooms.

Graduate Student Post: Jane Zimmerman September 27, 2019 Graduate Student Post: Jane Zimmerman

Jane Zimmerman is a first year doctoral student in the PRIME program, but she is not new to MSU. She is a Teaching Specialist for the Mathematics Department here and is currently teaching and coordinating the MTH 103 A/B courses.

Zimmerman Implementing Innovative Curriculum in College Algebra September 24, 2019 Zimmerman Implementing Innovative Curriculum in College Algebra

Jane Zimmerman, mathematics education doctoral student and MSU math instructor, has teamed up with Teena Gerhardt, associate professor of mathematics at MSU, to develop a new curriculum to help incoming freshmen interested in a STEM career master college algebra.

Staff Post: Olivia Hinterman September 12, 2019 Staff Post: Olivia Hinterman

Olivia Hinterman is an undergraduate student worker with PRIME, helping in the office wherever necessary. She is in her fourth year at Michigan State University, studying social work, and in her second year working in the PRIME office.

Fall Welcome Dinner September 4, 2019 Fall Welcome Dinner

Ralph and Teresa Putnam hosted the Mathematics Education faculty and staff, doctoral students, and their families on August 26th for a fall welcome potluck dinner.