2017 AMTE Excellence in Scholarship Award

Dr. Fran Arbaugh, associate professor of mathematics education and curriculum/supervision at Penn State University, is the recipient of the 2017 AMTE Excellence in Scholarship Award.

Dr. Arbaugh began her career as a university mathematics teacher educator at the University of Missouri in 2001. She is a former high school mathematics teacher, received a M.Ed. in Secondary Mathematics Education from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1996 and a PhD in Curriculum & Instruction (Mathematics Education) from Indiana University – Bloomington in 2000.

In addition to serving as a past AMTE President and Board Member-at-Large, Dr. Arbaugh is an active member of the Pennsylvania Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (PAMTE). She has served as co-editor of the Journal of Teacher Education and the AMTE Monograph V, and has published her scholarship in mathematics teacher education for both researcher and practitioner audiences, as she is particularly committed to linking research and practice.

Connections

Timely, important updates for mathematics teacher educators.

Welcome to the Spring 2018 issue of ConnectionsThis issue highlights important information about current calls for nominations, articles, and conference proposals, as well as shares highlights from our 2018 Annual Conference. Beginning with this issue, we are transferring Editorship of Connections from Babette to James. Babette will now serve as Vice President for Publications. Congratulations to Babette and a warm welcome to James, who previously served on the Editorial Panel!

James Telese, Editor & Babette Benken, Past Editor