Jenni McCool

Associate Professor
Mathematics And Statistics
1005 Cowley Hall
608.785.8667
jmccool@uwlax.edu

Specialty area(s)

Mathematics Education

Current courses at UWL

MTH 136 Mathmeatics for Elementary Teachers II

EDS 422 Teaching Mathematics Methods: Early Childhood-Middle Childhood-Early Adolescence

EDS 445 Field Experience II: Early Childhood-Middle Childhood/Middle Childhood-Early Adolescence

 

Teaching history

I have taught the following courses at UWL:

MTH 135 Mathmeatics for Elementary Teachers I

MTH 136 Mathmeatics for Elementary Teachers II

MTH 150 College Algebra

MTH 171 Geometry for Elementary and Middle School Teachers

EDS 422 Teaching Mathematics Methods: Early Childhood-Middle Childhood-Early Adolescence

EDS 445 Field Experience II: Early Childhood-Middle Childhood/Middle Childhood-Early Adolescence

Research and publishing

My reserach focuses on the teahing and learning of mathematics, particulary at the elemenatry grade level. Through this work, I have had the opportunity to collaborate with many in-service teachers through professional development. I have co-authored two books focused on problem solving in PreK-2nd grade and antoher geared toward 3rd-5th grade.

Education

Ph.D. in Mathematics Education from Illinois State University (2009) 

M.S. in Education from Western Illinois University (2004)

B.S. in Mathematics from Western Illinois University (1999)