2014 – American Educational Research Association
Symposium Title: Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and Mathematics Teacher Education Programs: Current and Future Directions
Symposium Chair: Yukiko Maeda
Description: This symposium highlights issues and challenges identified by mathematics educators as they study the impact of the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (CCSSM, Common Core State Standards Initiative, 2010) on the preparation of preservice mathematics teachers. Participants will gain both understanding of these important issues and of the challenges of research in this area.
PTA Presenters: Jeffrey Craig, Sharon L. Senk, Yukiko Maeda, and Vivian G. Alexander
PTA Presentation Title: Reported Changes in Secondary Mathematics Teacher Education Programs due to the Common Core State Standards
Presentation Date and Time: Friday, April 4, 2014 from 4:05 PM – 5:35 PM
Description: This research investigates relations between secondary mathematics teacher preparation programs and the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics [CCSSM] focusing specifically on the following question: How and to what extent are secondary mathematics teacher preparation programs responding to the CCSSM?
Citation: Craig, J. He, J., Senk, S. L., Maeda, Y., & Alexander, V. G. (2014, April). Reported changes in secondary mathematics teacher education programs due to the Common Core State Standards. Paper presented at the American Educational Research Association (AERA). Philadelphia, PA.