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Corey Drake

  Department of Teacher Education
 Ph.D., Northwestern University
 116M Erickson
Corey Drake serves as director of teacher preparation. Her work focuses on the preparation of elementary teachers to teach mathematics in diverse contexts. Her current research includes studies of pre-service elementary teachers’ learning from and about the use of mathematics curriculum materials. She also conducts a multi- university investigation of the ways in which elementary mathematics methods courses can be redesigned to support pre-service teachers in learning to integrate children’s mathematical thinking with children’s home and community-based mathematical funds of knowledge.

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