School of Education

Faculty/Staff Profiles

Robert M. Horton

Professor, Secondary Mathematics Education

Office: 409B Tillman Hall
Phone: 864-656-5127
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Educational Background

EdD Curriculum and Instruction
University of Cincinnati 1997

M.Ed Secondary Mathematics
Miami University 1983

BS Education-Mathematics
University of Wisconsin-Madison 1974

Courses Taught

EDSEC 226: Algebra from a Professional Perspective
EDSEC 326: Practicum in Secondary Mathematics
EDSEC 437-637: Technology in Secondary Mathematics EDSEC 446: Teaching Internship in Secondary Mathematics
EDSEC 456: Secondary Mathematics Capstone Seminar
TTT762: Methods and Strategies for Secondary Mathematics
Co-Director: Center of Excellence for Inquiry in Mathematics and Science
Casio Center of Academic Training

Research Interests

Designing & assessing inquiry-based instruction
Using instructional technology to develop conceptual understanding in secondary math
Integrating data analysis in the secondary mathematics curriculum
Developing opportunities for students from low SES areas to improve their mathematical knowledge