Amy Tanner

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Ph.D. Educational Studies - Mathematics 2010 University of Michigan
M.A. Mathematics Education 2005 Brigham Young University
B.A. Mathematics Education 2002 Brigham Young University


Teaching Interests

Mathematics for elementary and secondary teachers, history of mathematics

Selected Presentations

Ryagoza, M., Lischka, A., Tanner, A., Males, L., Stone, J., Harper, F., Sullivan, P., & Myers, M. (2020). Humanizing approaches to grading with mathematics preservice teachers: Navigating and pushing beyond systems. Presentation at the Annual Meating of the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators, Phoenix, AZ.

Tanner, A. (2019). Talking math with kids. Presentation at the Regional Conference of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Salt Lake City, UT.

Bahr, D., & Tanner, A. (2013). Integrating content and pedagogy instruction in mathematics teacher preparation. Presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators, Orlando, FL.

Siebert, D., & Jeppsen, A. (2010). An examination of the role of writing in mathematics instruction. Paper presented at the 60th Annual Meeting of the National Reading Conference, Forth Worth, TX.

Professional Affiliations

Association for Mathematics Teacher Education (AMTE) and National Council for Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)


Faculty Women’s Association Teaching Award, 2019

College of Physical and Mathematics Science Excellence in Teacher Award for Faculty with 3-10 Years, 2017