Patricia Nugent

Associate Professor

Westlake Hall 247
(309) 677-3176
pnugent@bradley.edu

Ph.D., Mathematics Education from Illinois State University
M.S., Educational Administration and Foundations from Illinois State University
B.A., Mathematics from Millikin University

Teaching

Courses Taught (on order of most recent semester)

  • ETE 107: Conceptualizing Math for Teachers 1 
  • ETE 108: Conceptualizing Math for Teachers 2 
  • ETE 116: Field Experience – Schools and Schooling in American Society
  • ETE 339: Methods of Teaching Mathematics K-8 

Scholarship

Nugent, P., Antola Crowe, H., Wolffe, R., Strategies to Support Professional Development of Early Childhood Mathematics Instructors. On-Going.

Nugent, P., Antola Crowe, H., Wolffe, R., Providing Best Practice Mathematical Instructional Strategies to Early Childhood Pre-service Teachers. On-Going.

Nugent, P., Antola Crowe, H., Wolffe, R., Successful Strategies In An Early Childhood Mathematics Classroom. On-Going.

Nugent, P., Antola Crowe, H., Wolffe, R., Best Practices for Professional Development of Early Childhood Mathematics Instructors. On-Going.

Nugent, P., Antola Crowe, H., Wolffe, R., Data Findings from Professional Development provided for Early Childhood Pre-Service Mathematics Teachers. On-Going.

Nugent, P., Antola Crowe, H., Wolffe, R., Data Findings from Student Scores in an Early Childhood Mathematics Setting. On-Going.

Nugent, P., Antola Crowe, H., Hinnen, N., Guinee, T., Leonard, J., & Wolffe R. Peoria Counts Pre-K-3 Mathematics Instruction. On-Going.

Nugent, P. Correlation of candidate conceptual understanding and their struggles with mathematics. On-Going.

Nugent, P., Antola Crowe, H. & Wolffe, R. Using a variety of data sources, assessing both the process and the impacts of the on-going development of faculty as a community of learners interested in STEM education. On-Going.

 

 

Service

Clinical Experience - Novice Teaching Review Committee (August 2007 – Present)

Graduate Studies – EHS College, Bradley University (Fall 2007 – Spring 2009)

BU STEM Center Advisory Board, Peoria, Illinois, Member   2010 - Present

EHS College NCATE/CAEP, Peoria, Illinois, Co-Coordinator June  2014 – Present

EHS College Strategic Planning Committee, Peoria, Illinois, Committee Member August 2013 – Present

Elementary Education Curriculum Committee, Peoria, Illinois, Committee Member August 2005 - Present

Association of Teacher Educators (ATE)  Credentials Committee  2012 – 2018

Association of Teacher Educators (ATE) Conference Reviewer 2014– Present

Association of Teacher Educators (ATE) Commission on Effects of Language on Children’s Conceptual Understanding of Mathematics 2015 - Present

Illinois Association of Teacher Educators (IATE), Illinois

     Treasurer – Elected July 2015 – Present

     Immediate Past President - Elected July 2015 – June 2016

     President – Elected July 2014 – June 2015

     Nomination Chair – Elected August 2015 – 2016

     College/University Representative – Elected August 2011 – 2014

United Way – Heart of Illinois Success by 6 Math Marketing Committee, Peoria, Illinois Fall 2013 - Present

PNC Bank, Reviewer for PNC First Grant proposal Peoria, Illinois Fall 2013 – Present

PNC Bank, Advisory Board PNC First Grant proposals Peoria, Illinois Fall 2013 - Present