Close Menu

News

An Illinois Tech mathematics education team led by Gorjana Popovic, senior lecturer, will present their research on the role of high school students’ conversations in learning mathematics at two upcoming regional conferences. Popovic, Ph.D. student Susie Morrissey, and Lamont Holifield, math...
The State Administration of Foreign Affairs, Beijing, China, recently appointed Norman G. Lederman, distinguished professor of mathematics and science education, as a Distinguished Foreign Expert. Lederman will consult with scholars and officials developing national science standards for grades K-...
For the third summer, Mathematics and Science Education (MSED) hosted the Institute for the Advancement of Inquiry Based Science Teaching (IAIBST) workshop. The event, sponsored by Intel China and Beijing and Normal University, is an annual two-week workshop that focuses on science subject matter...
Norman G. Lederman, distinguished professor of mathematics and science education, and Judith S. Lederman, associate professor and director of teacher education, are symposium leaders at the 11th Conference of the European Science Education Research Association (ESERA).  The conference, “...
Gorjana Popovic, senior lecturer, and Ph.D. students Ozgul Kartal and Susan Morrisey were selected to present “Urban Teachers’ Pedagogical Changes from Common Core Standards for Mathematics” at the Research Council on Mathematics Learning 42nd Annual Conference “Mathematics Curriculum: Paving...
Judith Lederman, associate professor and director of teacher education and Gorjana Popovic, senior instructor, mathematics and science education co-authored a refereed research publication, “Implications of Informal Education Experiences for Mathematics Teachers’ Ability to Make Connections Beyond...
IIT alumnus Gary Holliday (MSED ’11) received the 2015 Outstanding Faculty Award from the University of Akron.  Holliday is an assistant professor, curricular and instructional studies.  He was one of five recipients of the award this year.  Gary will be recognized as the 2015...
Norman G. Lederman, distinguished professor of mathematics and science education, and Judith S. Lederman, associate professor and director of teacher education, are plenary session leaders and featured plenary speakers at the National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST)...
Mathematics and Science Education student Joy Kubarek-Sandor has been promoted to Vice President of Learning, at Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium. Kubarek-Sandor will be awarded her Ph.D. in Science Education at IIT’s May 17 commencement. Kubarek-Sandor has worked in the field of science...
Gorjana Popovic, senior lecturer of mathematics and science education, was selected to present the paper and workshop “What Were They Thinking?” at TODOS 2014 Conference “Beyond Awareness—Equity, Access and Achievement for All”, June 26-28 in Chandler, Ariz....

Pages