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Articles for: Mathematics Education Programs

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?

Professor's decades of work honored in new book

December 23, 2014
A new book celebrates the work and teachings of longtime College of Education mathematics professor Jeremy Kilpatrick.

Board bids Spangler a fond farewell

December 12, 2014
Associate dean leaves school board after serving three terms

Grant helps professor teach meaning behind numbers

November 25, 2014
Kevin Moore finds connections between math at all levels

Master's program in secondary education gets top marks

October 22, 2014
The University of Georgia's master's degree programs in secondary education are ranked best in the nation in Graduateprograms.com's Fall 2014 Graduate Program rankings.

Thai program sends top teachers to learn at UGA

October 14, 2014
​Throughout October, a group of science and mathematics teachers from Thailand will learn about classroom structure, curriculum and the latest teaching methods at the College of Education, as part of a program to increase the country's STEM education efforts.

Six receive Allman MAT Scholarships for Student Teaching

October 10, 2014
​Six College of Education students received the Allman MAT (Master of Arts in Teaching) Scholarship for Student Teaching in recognition of their academic achievement from the Department of Educational Theory and Practice for fall semester 2014. Recipients received $625 each and are currently student teaching this semester.

Research adds up to better-prepared mathematics teachers

October 2, 2014
New research taking place at the University of Georgia College of Education examines how future mathematics teachers can develop flexible methods for solving problems in middle grades mathematics.

Izsák featured on UGA's Focus on Faculty

September 15, 2014
Andrew Izsák, a professor in the College of Education who conducts research on the mathematical reasoning of middle grades teachers and has developed several innovative courses for pre-service teachers, is featured in the UGA home page's Focus on Faculty this week.