mathematics education

Oct 17, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

Ashley Lawson Wins NCCTM Outstanding Mathematics Education Student Award

The undergraduate student is recognized for her excellence in mathematics education by the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

Oct 4, 2017  |  Academics and Programs

How We Became a Leader in STEM Education

Ninety years ago, NC State began offering degrees in mathematics and science education. Today, the NC State College of Education stands as North Carolina’s largest supplier of STEM educators.

Sep 19, 2017  |  In the News

Ed Prep Matters: Secondary Math Teacher Candidates Need More Preparation in Statistics

"[T]eacher education programs must rise to the challenge of preparing their graduates to teach statistics," write NC State College of Education Professor Hollylynne S. Lee and Middle Tennessee State Professor Jennifer N. Lovett in a recent article published in the Journal of Teacher Education.

Aug 5, 2017  |  Community and Engagement

Robert Q. Berry: Think of Math as a Social Endeavor

The president-elect of the National Council on Teaching Mathematics encouraged 900 teachers in the Triangle to see themselves as identity builders during the NC State Triangle High Five Math Summit Aug. 2-3.

Aug 3, 2017

NC State Triangle High Five Math Summit 2017 (Secondary Teachers)

Robert Q. Berry, president-elect of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, will deliver the keynote address at the 2017 Math Summit for elementary and secondary teachers.

Aug 2, 2017

NC State Triangle High Five Math Summit 2017 (Elementary Teachers)

Robert Q. Berry, president-elect of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, will deliver the keynote address at the 2017 Math Summit for elementary and secondary teachers.

Jun 13, 2017  |  Honors and Awards

Karen Keene Receives 1-Year Appointment to NSF as Program Officer

As a program officer with the National Science Foundation, the associate professor of mathematics education will be involved in grant proposals related to improving STEM Teaching at the Undergraduate Level.

May 5, 2017

Rachel Coffman ’17: Taking the High (School) Road

Rachel Coffman ’17 wants to make math more accessible to her students — and to support them as the College of Education faculty have supported her. Name: Rachel Coffman Hometown: Raleigh Major: Mathematics and Math Education Activities: North Carolina Council […]

May 5, 2017

Derek Williams ’17 PHD.: Widening His Sphere of Influence through Mathematics Education

Derek Williams ’17 PHD will expand his impact on others through teaching mathematics at the college level and in a teacher education program. Name: Derek A. Williams Hometown: Raleigh Field of Study: Ph.D., Mathematics Education Research Activities: Conducting research on […]

May 5, 2017

Rebeka Townsend ’17: Making Strides in Mathematics Education

Rebeka Townsend ‘17 will take her passion for mathematics education into the high school classroom this fall, with a goal for helping students overcome their challenges. Name: Rebeka Townsend Hometown: Apex Major: Mathematics Education (9-12), ESL (K-12) Activities: North Carolina […]