Dr. Ryan S. Jones

Assistant Professor

Dr. Ryan S. Jones
615-898-2996
Room 388, College of Education Building (COE)

Degree Information

  • Ph.D., Vanderbilt University (2015)
  • M.Ed., Vanderbilt University (2010)
  • B.S., Tennessee Tech University (2004)

Areas of Expertise

Seth studies ways of supporting students to use mathematics to construct and revise knowledge. He has conducted research that focuses on measuring the extent to which whole class discussions in middle grades classrooms support students to examine the epistemological implications of various statistical properties, worked on interdisciplinary teams to create innovative technologies for teachers and students in middle grades math classes, and helped to develop new tools for assessing nuanced way...

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Seth studies ways of supporting students to use mathematics to construct and revise knowledge. He has conducted research that focuses on measuring the extent to which whole class discussions in middle grades classrooms support students to examine the epistemological implications of various statistical properties, worked on interdisciplinary teams to create innovative technologies for teachers and students in middle grades math classes, and helped to develop new tools for assessing nuanced ways of thinking in middle grades students. Presently, he is interested in creating representations of classroom discourse that would support teachers in middle grades to continuously improve their teaching practice.

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