2018 Susan Gay Travel Scholarship Recipient
University of Minnesota
Nathan Earley is a doctoral student in STEM Education at the University of Minnesota, specializing in math education. He is currently teaching undergraduate math content courses as well as supervising secondary preservice math teachers through field experience. His research interests primarily focus on critical care and teaching dilemmas. Currently, he is leading a study of connections between perceived levels of care in college students and their demographic and class performance. Previous work has focused on evaluating teacher professional development and using technology and data to target instruction to learners. He holds a M. Ed. in Mathematics Education from the University of Minnesota as well as a B.A. in mathematics from St. Olaf College. Prior to full time doctoral work, Nathan taught high school math for nine years in Bloomington, MN including collegiate dual enrollment math and math department lead.