Dawn Woods

Elementary Mathematics Coordinator

Dawn Woods

Research in Mathematics Education

Education:

M.Ed., Southern Methodist University

Contact

214-768-4297
dwoods@smu.edu

About

Dawn Woods received her M.Ed. in Education from Southern Methodist University and her B.S. in Elementary Education with specialization in Special Education from Texas Christian University. She is a Texas certified Master MathTeacher, Master Technology Teacher, ESL, Elementary, and Special Education teacher. Prior to arriving at SMU, she served as a classroom teacher in preschool through sixth grade, most recently teaching fifth grade math and science. Along with teaching, she served as a UIL math and science coach as well as mentor and trainer to other teachers in the areas of technology and math. She has participated in STEM research as a part of the SMU's System Engineering Development Team and her other research interests include improving math education for elementary students through the design of formative assessments and effective instructional strategies.