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Jenny Maguire  |  Scholarship  |  Service  

Education:

  • Ed.D. Educational Leadership, Saint Mary's College, May 2011
    Dissertation, Math Camp: Co-Constructing Problem Solving in a Summer Mathematics Program Developed and implemented a learning trajectory of themed problem-solving lessons and documented the role of the initial introduction of the problem in the subsequent development and co-construction of teacher and student problem-solving skills
  • M.S. Education, Mathematics Curriculum and Instruction, California State University East Bay, June 2004
    Thesis: The Effects of Standards-Based Mathematics Instruction on Elementary Students Mathematics Achievement Examined the barriers to elementary teachers implementation of standards-based mathematics instruction and the change in student performance when standards-based instruction was implemented.
  • B.S. University of California, Davis, June 1984

Teaching Experience:

  • District Mathematics Specialist - Orinda Union School District (June 2000 - August 2010)
  • Classroom Teacher - Walnut Creek/Orinda (June 1993 - June 2000)

Awards:

  • Deans Award for Academic Excellence, Outstanding Dissertation - Saint Mary's College (May 2011)
  • Teacher of the Year - Orinda Union School District (September 2006)
  • Mathematics Teacher of the Year - Alameda-Contra Costa Counties Mathematics Educators (ACCME) (March 2004)
  • SDB Teacher Recognition Award - Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth (April 1999)

Grants:

  • Individual Teacher Technology - Contra Costa County Office of Education (November 2003)
  • Mathematics Through Technology - Educational Foundation of Orinda (EFO) (October 2003)
  • School-Wide Garden Grant for Math in the Garden - Del Rey Elementary School (September 2000)

Presentations:

Selected Presentations

  • Integer Conceptual Development. Maguire, Jenny (talk, speech or lecture, invited, primary presenter)
    California Mathematics Council, Northern California Annual Conference
    (December 2007)
  • Differentiated Mathematics Through Technology. Maguire, Jenny (talk, speech or lecture, invited, primary presenter)
    California Mathematics Council, Northern California Annual Conference
    (December 2006)
  • Maguire, Jenny and Kopp, Jaine (talk, speech or lecture, invited)
    California Science Teachers Association, California Science Education Annual Conference
    (February 2003)
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