# Math Education Seminars - Spring 2009

**Joey Offer**Texas State - Mathematics: Student perceptions of the effectiveness of a technology-based course.

**Alex White**Texas State - Mathematics: Student's Initial Perception of Fitting the Best Line.

**Alejandra Sorto**Texas State - Mathematics: A Study of South African Sixth Grade Mathematics Classrooms.

**Bryan Nankervis**Texas State - Mathematics: Gender Issues related to National Merit Scholarship Competition.

**Jill Cochran, Aimee Tennant, and Debra Ward**Texas State - Mathematics: Research proposals

**Lupita Carmona**University of Texas: Design-based Research for Assessment: Describing Students' Mathematical Knowledge.

**Susan Empson**University of Texas:

**Dustin Jones**Sam Houston State University: Revealing Conceptions of Chance with Cylindrical Dice.

**Linda Zeintek**Sam Houston State University:

**Susan Empson**University of Texas: Relational Thinking and the Development of Children's Understanding of Fractions

**John Edgell, Kiara Davis, Amanda Toro**Texas State - Mathematics: Emily the First