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Faculty Directory » Nermin Bayazit

Mathematics

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2019
Tuesday 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Thursday 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Office Information:

Room Number: EDG 301H
Phone: (978) 665-3475
Email: nbayazit@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Basic Mathematics II (MATH 0200)
Introduction to Secondary Teaching (MATH 2860)
Special Methods in Teaching Mathematics (MATH 4850)
Mathematics Practicum in Secondary School I/II (MATH 4860, MATH 4870)

Education:

Ph.D., Florida State University (Mathematics Education) 2009
M.S., Middle East Technical University, Ankara Turkey (Mathematics Education) 2004
B.S., Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (Mathematics Education) 2002
B.S., Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (Mathematics) 2002

Research Interests:

Mathematical Knowledge for Teaching
Advance Mathematical Thinking Particularly Proof
Teacher Education
Field Experiences
Co-Teaching

Current Projects:

Co-teaching of a statistics module in a mathematics methods course
Knowledge construction in an asynchronous online geometry course
Cognitive dissonance in student teaching

Representative Publications:

Behm-Cross, S. & Tosmur-Bayazit, N. (in press). "Helping pre-service teachers connect theory and practice: Using reading, writing, and observation protocols to structure field experiences." Teacher Education Quarterly.

Tosmur-Bayazit, N. & Ubuz, B. (2013). "Practicing engineers’ perspective on mathematics and mathematics education in college." Journal of STEM Education, 14(3), 34-40.

Bu, L., Jakubowski, E., Dickey, L., Bayazit, N., Curaoglu, O., Kim, H., Cakir, R. & Spector, J. (2009). "Prospective Mathematics Teachers’ Initial Reactions to Model-Centered Instruction." In C. Crawford et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 4025-4029). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Tosmur-Bayazit, N., & Ubuz, B. (2006) "Implementing journal writing to freshman college students." Proceedings of Hawaii International Conference on Mathematics, Statistics and Related Fields (pp. 1568-1598). Hawaii, HO.

Tosmur, N & Ubuz, B. (2005). "What professional engineers think about university mathematics and mathematics education." Proceedings of European Society for Engineering Education (pp.69-75). Ankara, Turkey.

Professional Affiliations:

NCTM - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
AMTE - Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators
AMS - American Mathematical Society
MAA - Mathematical Association of America
ATE - Association of Teacher Educators
AERA - American Educational Research Association
RUME - Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education