Prior to joining TERC, Dr Blanton was a Professor of Mathematics Education in the STEM Education Department at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Her primary research interests include teaching and learning algebra in the elementary grades and the application of sociocultural theory in teaching and learning proof in undergraduate classrooms. Her expertise has led to numerous national and international presentations, publications (in, e.g., Journal for Research in Mathematics Education.
Maria Blanton is affiliated with:
- TERC, USA
- Kaput Center Advisory Board
- Kaput Center, Senior Research Scientist