Finally to the First State…

After a tense afternoon, I finally made it to the University of Delaware.  I am very excited to share my work with the faculty and students later this morning.  Specifically, it will be the first time I have shared my dissertation study, (Teaching Mathematics as Agape) outside of the University Read more…

Bags packed for Ohio

Two days out from PME-NA.  Check out http://pmena.org/2010/ for the conference schedule and the conference proceedings.  Looking forward to sharing the stage with Robert Q. Berry, Kateri Thunder, and Oren McClain from the University of Virginia and Craig Williey from the University of Illinois at Chicago for our Social Justice, Read more…

PME-NA 2010 Update

Got word that my Brief Research Report to be presented at the Psychology of Mathematics Education – North America (PME-NA) Annual Meeting is tentatively scheduled for Friday, October 29.  So mark your calendars… Check out the website http://pmena.org/2010/ for more information.

Amidon Planet Launched!

The original thought for this site was to have a place for people to find my presentations and documents associated with my work in mathematics education.  I have a passion for improving the world through the teaching and learning of mathematics and this is the way that I can share Read more…

Talking Math in San Diego, CA

Had a great experience giving my presentation “Striving to Teach Mathematics for Social Justice: A Learning Experience” at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Annual Meeting in San Diego.  My previous experiences presenting have been to relatively small rooms.  Imagine my surprise when I walk into a room Read more…