Dr. Marshall B Lassak, Department Chair & Professor - Mathematics Education
Office: 3619 - Old Main
B.S., Mathematics emphasis in Secondary Education, East Central University
M.S., Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado - Colorado Springs
Ph. D., Educational Mathematics, University of Northern Colorado
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM
Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics (ICTM
Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE
Technology in mathematics
Dynamical systems at the undergraduate level
Making Homework Matter to Students. Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, 22(9), 546-553. (with Lee Walk)
My favorite lesson: Introducing factorials. Mathematics Teacher, 106(8), 640.
Areas within areas. Mathematics Teacher, 106(3), 234-237. (with Rene Fietsam)
Pathological examples with technology. Mathematics Teacher, 104(5), 350-355.
UCSMP Functions, Statistics, and Trigonometry 3rd ed. Columbus, OH: Wright Group. (with: McConnell, J. W., Brown, S.A., Karafiol, P.J., Brouwer, S., Ives, M., McCullagh, R., Jakucyn, J., Usiskin, Z.)
Using dynamic graphs to reveal student reasoning. International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, 40(5), 690-696.
Technology as a Communication Tool. In G. Zimmermann (Ed.). Empowering the Mentor of the Preservice Mathematics Teacher (pp.38-39) & Empowering the Mentor of the Beginning Mathematics Teacher (pp.31-32). Reston, VA: NCTM.
UCSMP Advanced Algebra 3rd ed. Columbus, OH: Wright Group. (with: Flanders, J., Sech, J., Eggerding, M., Karafiol, P.J., McMullen, L., Weisman, N., Usiskin, Z.)