Day: May 24, 2011

Three Michigan Tech Faculty Win NSF CAREER Awards

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has named three assistant professors at Michigan Tech winners of NSF CAREER Awards. Among them is Shari Stockero of Mathematical Sciences and the Teacher Education Division in the Department of Cognitive and Learning Sciences. Stockero is designing teacher education experiences to help beginning mathematics teachers “notice” and build on important student questions and comments that are often missed by inexperienced teachers. Prospective teachers will record and analyze math instruction in local schools… [read more]