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Possibilities And Challenges Of Teaching Integrated Math And Social Studies For Social Justice: Two Teacher Educators' Collaborative Self-Study, Paula P. Guerra, Sohyun An Dec 2016

Possibilities And Challenges Of Teaching Integrated Math And Social Studies For Social Justice: Two Teacher Educators' Collaborative Self-Study, Paula P. Guerra, Sohyun An

Georgia Educational Researcher

In this paper, we—one mathematics teacher educator and one social studies teacher educator—describe a project where we collaborated to model teaching integrated mathematics and social studies for social justice in our methods courses. We encountered varied challenges in our efforts to prepare teacher candidates for social-justice-oriented lessons. These challenges included teacher candidates’ perception of authority/credibility of their professors who were foreign females from the “Third World”, teacher candidates’ deficit views on minoritized students, and the limited time and resources for teacher collaboration in teacher education. Despite these challenges, we believe this kind of project is necessary to ...


Promoting Student Buy-In: Using Writing To Develop Mathematical Understanding, Barbara King, Denise Raposo, Mercedes Gimenez Dec 2016

Promoting Student Buy-In: Using Writing To Develop Mathematical Understanding, Barbara King, Denise Raposo, Mercedes Gimenez

Georgia Educational Researcher

Writing in mathematics provides students with the opportunity to think critically about and reflect on their experiences while solving problems. While many studies have documented the benefit of writing in math, it is not clear which instructional methods should be used to help students learn how to use writing to support learning. In this study, we take a constructivist approach to building students understanding of effective writing by developing a series of active, student-centered lessons. The findings indicate that students wrote more effectively after the instructional sequence; in particular, they were better able to explain their reasoning and to make ...


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • University receives grant for more than $8,500 through Governor's office of Highway Safety
  • WebMAcc ranked among best for an Online Masters in Accounting


Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News Dec 2016

Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News

Art Department Newsletter

  • Visual Arts Coordinator, Carrollton, GA
  • Penland School of Crafts, Resident Artist
  • Call for Entries: CA 2017 Illustration Competition


My News Dec 2016

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  • College of Education awards use of 3D printer to Bulloch County elementary school
  • His True Blue spirit is out of this world
  • Third time’s the charm: Triple Eagle earns doctorate in psychology
  • Nikki Giovanni is 2017 MLK Celebration speaker at Georgia Southern
  • Georgia Southern Athletics announces Hoops Holiday Getaway


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern's Holly Edgar earns high title in USA Archery


Research Express News, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

Research Express News, Georgia Southern University

Research Express News Blog (2013-present)

  • Georgia Southern faculty continue excellence in 2015


Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News Dec 2016

Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News

Art Department Newsletter

  • Apply Now for 2017 Scholarships and Awards!


Chhs News, College Of Health And Human Sciences, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

Chhs News, College Of Health And Human Sciences, Georgia Southern University

CHHS-College of Health and Human Sciences News

No abstract provided.


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • His true Blue Spirit is out of this world
  • College of Education awards use of 3D Printer to Bulloch County School


Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News Dec 2016

Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News

Art Department Newsletter

  • Letter by Chloe Coulibaly


My News Dec 2016

My News

My News

  • Upcoming Events


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Georgia Southern University donfers 1,700 graduate and undergraduate degrees during Fall 2016 Commencement
  • Local school applies for STEM grant: University FabLab inspired need
  • Third time's the Charm: Triple Eagle walks in December


Questions Regarding The Revised Grade Point Average Policy, Rebecca Kennerly Dec 2016

Questions Regarding The Revised Grade Point Average Policy, Rebecca Kennerly

Faculty Senate Index

No abstract provided.


My News Dec 2016

My News

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  • Georgia Southern announces Nikki Giovanni as 2017 MLK Celebration Speaker
  • Fall 2016 Commencement set for Dec. 9
  • Annual Tree Planting Ceremony on Dec. 7
  • Make a Little Eagle's Holiday brighter
  • Facilities Operations Team wins gold
  • Southern Gentlemen win Collegiate Challenge


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • The best and brightest high school students visit Georgia Southern for Southern Scholars Showcase
  • Georgia Southern announces Nikki Giovanni as 2017 MLK Celebration Speaker


Research Express News, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

Research Express News, Georgia Southern University

Research Express News Blog (2013-present)

  • GS Members Receive Research Funding


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Planetarium to show "Let it snow: A Holiday Musical"


University Honors Program Newsletter, University Honors Program, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

University Honors Program Newsletter, University Honors Program, Georgia Southern University

University Honors Program Newsletters

No abstract provided.


University Honors Program News, Georgia Southern University Dec 2016

University Honors Program News, Georgia Southern University

University Honors Program News Blog

  • Honors Research at Georgia Undergraduate Research Conference

  • Honors Research at the American Chemical Society

  • Honors Research at the Georgia Political Science Association


The Inkwell, Armstrong State University Dec 2016

The Inkwell, Armstrong State University

The Inkwell

No abstract provided.


The George-Anne Dec 2016

The George-Anne

The George-Anne

No abstract provided.


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Nov 2016

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • R. Frank Saunders, Jr. History Lecture Series


Chhs News, College Of Health And Human Sciences, Georgia Southern University Nov 2016

Chhs News, College Of Health And Human Sciences, Georgia Southern University

CHHS-College of Health and Human Sciences News

No abstract provided.


Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News Nov 2016

Betty Foy Sanders Department Of Art News

Art Department Newsletter

  • All fired up


My News Nov 2016

My News

My News

  • Upcoming Events


The George-Anne Nov 2016

The George-Anne

The George-Anne

No abstract provided.


My News Nov 2016

My News

My News

  • Adventure class backpacks through the Great Smoky Mountains
  • Georgia Southern announces Fall 2016 commencement speaker
  • Communication Arts students cover historical election
  • Georgia Southern alumna tackles illiteracy
  • Touch Light Innovations named winner of Georgia Southern College of Business’ BIG Pitch competition


Newsroom, Georgia Southern University Nov 2016

Newsroom, Georgia Southern University

Newsroom

  • Communication Arts Students cover historical election
  • Georgia Southern announces Fall 2016 Commencement ceremony speaker


The George-Anne Nov 2016

The George-Anne

The George-Anne

No abstract provided.