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University of Central Oklahoma (405) 974-5569 Mathematics & Statistics ,

Classes Taught

  • MATH 1113 Mathematics for General Education
  • MATH 1453 Applied Algebra

Education and Certifications

  • Ed.D. Mathematics Education, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, 2022
  • M.Ed. Mathematics Education, North American University, 2017
  • B.S. Mathematics, Erciyes University, 2011

Research, Published Work, and Scholarly Activities

  • Safak, R., Karatas, S., Karatas, V., Bulut, G., & Kartal, O. (2021). Productive struggle in learning mathematics: Preservice elementary and middle school teachers' lesson plans. In Olanoff, D., Johnson, K., & Spitzer, S. (Eds.), Proceedings of the forty-third annual meeting of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (pp. 1126-1127) Philadelphia, PA.
  • Karatas, S., Safak, R., Bulut, G., & Karatas, V. (2022). Reform-Based Mathematics Teaching in the United States. In O. Kartal, G. Popovic, & S. Morrissey (Ed.), Global Perspectives and Practices for Reform-Based Mathematics Teaching (pp. 22-41). IGI Global.

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