Mathematics Re-Design Institute Meeting Materials



Videos from the Florida Mathematics Re-Design Institute


Mathematics Re-Design Institute | Part 1


Math Meeting video link part one



Florida Mathematics Re-Design Institute Presentation



Concurrent Session Presentations

Concurrent Session 1: Prerequisites and Course Sequencing


Session A: Streamlining Mathematics Pathways in Florida 

Presenters: 
Wendy Carden, Assistant Professor, Pensacola State College 
Irma Cruz-White, Professor, Chipola College 
Thomas Flanagan, Mathematics Faculty, St. Johns River State College 
Angelina Kuleshova, Assistant Professor, Tallahassee Community College 


Session B: Ambiguity of Mathematics Sequencing Resulting in Content Overlap 

Presenters: 
Don Ransford, Mathematics Professor, Florida SouthWestern State College  


Session C: FCS Mathematics Prerequisite Commonalities Revisited  

Presenters: 
Bradley Marovich, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Eastern Florida State College  
Lee Klingler, Professor of Mathematics, Florida Atlantic University  
Karen Hogans, Dean of Mathematics and Science, Lake-Sumter State College 


Session D: Learning Outcomes as a North Star: Why it Matters 

Presenters: 
Harrison Oonge, Assistant Dean, College of Undergraduate Studies, University of Central Florida 
Burcu Tuncer Karabina, Instructor, Florida Atlantic University 
Kevin Yee, Assistant Dean, Teaching and Learning, University of South Florida
Leslaw Skrzypek, Department Chair, Mathematics and Statistics, University of South Florida 
Connie Campbell, Assistant Professor, Gulf Coast State College 
Dalia Gil, Instructor of Mathematics, Palm Beach State College 
Maria Witherell, Associate Professor, Pasco-Hernando State College 
Carol Zavarella, Associate Professor, Hillsborough Community College 


Session E: Suggestions for the Improvement of the State College-to-University Prerequisites Standards 

Presenters: 
Aletheia Zambesi, Lecturer and Assistant Chair, Mathematics and Statistics, University of West Florida 
Pedro Mora, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Coordinator of Mathematics and Science, Florida Gateway College  


Concurrent Session 2: Advising and Communication

Session F: Career Inventory Test Improves High School and College Graduation Rates 

Presenters: 
Janet Stevenson, Associate Professor, Hillsborough Community College 
Niurka Geonaga, Instructor, Miami Dade College 
Maggie Miller, Lead Trainer for MyCareerShines powered by Kuder 
Tim Rakstang, FAMU Architecture Graduate, Builders First Source  


Session G: What Mathematics do I Take? Addressing Placement Strategies for Students  

Presenters: 
Jimmy Chang, Dean of Mathematics, St. Petersburg College 
Bobbi Parrino Cook, QEP Director, Indian River State College 
Matthew Pfaff, Professor of Mathematics, Seminole State College of Florida 
Ryan Newell, Professor of Mathematics, Pasco-Hernando State College 


Session H: What Mathematics Skills do Students Need? Survey and Analyze to Inform Statewide Policy and Practice 

Presenters: 
Teresa Dorman, Associate Dean, University of Central Florida 
Adam Chirstopherson, Assistant Proefssor of Mathematics, Santa Fe College 
Amy Comerford, Professor of Mathematics, Valencia College   


Session I: Advising with Mathematics in Mind  

Presenters: 
Penelope Kirby, Professor of Mathematics, Florida State University 


Concurrent Session 3: Student Preparation and Course Content

Session J: Come Together, Right Now, Over Me 

Presenters: 
Al Groccia, Professor of Mathematics, Valencia College 
Keri Siler, Dean of Mathematics, Valencia College 
Kris Demarais, Professor of Mathematics, Indian River State College 
Christine Myers, Professor of Mathematics, Broward College 
Theodoros Koupelis, Interim Vice Provost, Broward College 
Hadley Pridgen, Professor of Mathematics, Gulf Coast State College   


Session K: Building a Foundation: Rethinking Elementary Mathematics Teacher Certification 

Presenters: 
Virginia (Ginny) Hayes, Instructor, Eastern Florida State College   

Session L: Improving Fundamental Mathematics Concepts and Skills  

Presenters: 
Jeremiah Hower, Senior Instructor, Mathematics and Statistics; Program Director, Mystery Math Lab, Florida International University 
Kim E. Wuellner, K-12 Mathematics Coordinator, St. Johns County School District   


Session M: Promoting a Collaborative Assessment Culture Among Faculty 

Presenters: 
Darryl Chamberlain Jr., Lecturer, University of Florida 
Gabi Booth, Professor, Daytona State College  


Session N: Ensuring Foundational Preparedness for All Students 

Presenters: 
Joanne Mechmech, Professor, Florida State College at Jacksonville