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Parent Math Training Pilot in Jamaica Hires Coaches, Now in Implementation Phase

This summer, RME hired four coaches to implement the series of six workshops that will train 800 Jamaican families on foundational mathematics concepts. These workshops utilize everyday items and real-world applications through games, books, and other activities to engage young … Continue reading

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TEA Releases RtI Guidance App

In 2013, the Texas Education Agency partnered with Research in Mathematics Education to begin the process of updating the state’s Guidance Document on Response to Intervention (RtI). TEA formed a committee of experts who decided that the latest research on … Continue reading

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RME’s Brea Ratliff Named President-Elect of the Benjamin Banneker Assocation

Brea Ratliff, RME’s Secondary Mathematics Research Coordinator was named president-elect of the Benjamin Banneker Association on April 15, 2016. She’ll serve in this position for one year, and then move into her role as president for two years in 2017. … Continue reading

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RME Leads Parent Mathematics Workshop in Jamaica

Research in Mathematics Education continued their work with the Jamaican Ministry of Education and the Inter-American Development Bank to encourage and support mathematical understanding and fluency in the homes of local families, specifically those with children in Grades 1 and … Continue reading

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Debbie Hunter Perry Awarded Impact in Leadership

Dr. Leanne Ketterlin Geller presented Debbie Hunter Perry with the Research in Mathematics Education (RME) 2016 Research-to-Practice Impact in Leadership Award at the 5th annual RME Conference, held on Friday, February 19. “Deb’s contributions to the mathematics community are substantial. … Continue reading

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Janie F. Schielack named Impact in Teaching & Learning Award Recipient

Dr. Leanne Ketterlin Geller named Dr. Jane F. Schielack as Research in Mathematics Education’s Impact in Teaching & Learning Award recipient at the 2016 Research-to-Practice Conference on SMU campus in Dallas, Texas on Friday, February 19. Dr. Ketterlin Geller said, … Continue reading

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Istation is Presenting Sponsor for 5th RME Conference

RME’s 5th annual Research-to-Practice Conference will be held on Friday, February 19th, 2016. This event began in 2011, and welcomed 140 educators to SMU campus. Now in year five, the conference reached maximum capacity of 350 participants within a week of … Continue reading

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Dr. Mitchell J. Nathan is the 2016 Keynote Speaker

Dr. Mitchell J. Nathan will serve as the 2016 Research-to-Practice Conference keynote speaker. This year’s theme is: Designing for STEM: Teaching Mathematics Outside the Box. Dr. Nathan is a Professor of Learning Sciences (Educational Psychology Department) at the University of … Continue reading

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RME Developing Algebra Readiness Progress Monitoring Tool

The latest NAEP data indicates that only 33 percent of 8th grade students perform at or above the proficient level in mathematics. This continued urgency to close the gap in mathematics education remains critical – through work in the field … Continue reading

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RME Researcher talks Math in Motion

Assistant Professor Candace Walkington is piloting interactive motion technology as a way to help students learn Geometry. This research is recapped in SMU’s Mustang Minute:

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