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Articles for: Mathematics Education Programs

Alumna receives 2018 Science Academy Award for Young Researchers

April 25, 2018
Zelha Tunç-Pekkan recently received the 2018 Science Academy Award for Young Researchers to enhance her studies on children's construction of fractions and its relationship to algebra.

College of Education student-athletes inducted into leadership academy

December 20, 2017
Three student-athletes were recently inducted into Georgia's Student-Athlete Leadership Academy for their academic and athletic success, leadership, and campus and community service involvement.

Five College of Education students elected to join prestigious honor society

December 13, 2017
This year, five students in the University of Georgia College of Education were initiated into UGA's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest academic honor society. Election to membership is a distinguished academic honor.

UGA researchers to improve STEM instruction in elementary classrooms

September 26, 2017
Thanks to a $2.1 million study funded by the National Science Foundation, the UGA College of Engineering and the UGA College of Education will develop a model course that prepares elementary school teachers to more efficiently teach mathematics, science and coding using interdisciplinary approaches.

Kappa Delta Pi elects new president; leadership council

September 28, 2016
Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society in education at the University of Georgia, recently elected a new president and leadership council to help foster excellence in education.

Amazing Student: Rachel Seasholtz

February 9, 2016
When she graduates, future math teacher Rachel Seasholtz will remember "the moments that turned into cherished memories and the friends that have turned into family."

New faculty grant seeks next generation of active learning

January 18, 2016
Glickman Challenge Grant for Project-Based Learning aims to link classroom lessons with a larger goal.

Three graduates receive Georgia Power New Teacher Assistant Grant

January 11, 2016
The teachers received the 2015 Georgia Power New Teacher Assistance Grant to help purchase books, computers and other supplies for their classrooms.

Student finds a common denominator with calculus, coaching

October 19, 2015
As a dual major in mathematics education and mathematics, Schoon can unite his passions for math, teaching and coaching as a high school math teacher.

Working to create a deeper understanding of mathematics

October 19, 2015
Solving 28x15 might seem easy, but can you explain why the answer is 420?