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 

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 

Don Ransford, Mathematics Professor, Florida SouthWestern State College  

Session C: FCS Mathematics Prerequisite Commonalities Revisited  

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 

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 

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 

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  

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 

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  

Penelope Kirby, Professor of Mathematics, Florida State University 

Concurrent Session 3: Student Preparation and Course Content

Session J: Come Together, Right Now, Over Me 

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 

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

Session L: Improving Fundamental Mathematics Concepts and Skills  

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 

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

Session N: Ensuring Foundational Preparedness for All Students 

Joanne Mechmech, Professor, Florida State College at Jacksonville