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Sherri JonesPhone: 512.475.8797
Email: sherrijones@austin.utexas.edu

Dana Center Role

Sherri’s work focuses on mathematics assessment. She authors and manages content development for Agile Mind course programs in middle school mathematics. Sherri supervises authoring of assessment items for online assessment service. In addition, she provides support for online course content development and creates and delivers professional development around assessment.

BEFORE JOINING THE DANA CENTER

As a mathematics instructional coach in the Austin Independent School District, Sherri engaged in the coaching cycle through coteaching, model teaching, observations, and conferences with teachers. She conducted professional development for teachers in grades 6–8. 

Prior to her stint at AISD, Sherri worked at the Dana Center. In addition to her assessment focus, she authored content for middle school mathematics online courses.

EDUCATION

M.A., Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin 

M.A., Secondary Education Mathematics, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

B.S., Secondary Education Mathematics, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

SELECTED PRESENTATIONS

Proportional reasoning before proportions. Presented at the Conference for the Advancement of Mathematics Teaching (CAMT), San Antonio, TX (July 2019).

Innovative assessments. Presented at CAMT, Houston, TX (July 2018).

Focus on conceptual understanding through formative assessment. Presented CAMT, Fort Worth, TX (July 2017).