MASTER of EDUCATION, MATHEMATICS - prepare for professional and leadership roles - fully online, 2-year program
I spend 50-60 days each year in elementary school classrooms, collaborating with teachers to design cool ways of engaging young children with big math ideas. My work is in mathematics + technology + the arts.
AWARDS (partial list)
2014-2017 Teaching Fellowship with Western's Teaching Support Centre
2012-2015 SSHRC grant on Performing New Images of Mathematicians ($98,730)
2011 SSHRC and Fields Institute grants on Performing Mathematics Education Research ($99,000)
2011 KNAER grant on What did you do in Math today? ($25,000)
2010 Outstanding Paper Award for: Gadanidis, G. & Hughes, J. (2010). “Sing me a good story”: Using online music videos to share students’ classroom mathematics. ED-MEDIA 2010-World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications, Toronto, Canada.
2008-2011 SSHRC grant on Students as Performance Mathematicians ($95,000)
2008-2013 Imperial Oil Foundation grant for the Math Performance Festival ($50,000)
2006-2008 SSHRC-RDI grant on Digital Mathematical Performance ($40,000)
2006 Inukshuk grant for Windows into Mathematics ($80,000)
2006 Maurice Price Foundadtion grant for the Math Preparedness Program ($60,000)
2006 Inducted a Lifetime Fellow of the Fields Institute
2004-2007 SSHRC grant on The Effect of Applets Supporting Higher Level Mathematical Thinking on Pedagogy and Student Learning ($85,000)