Return to Directory

Sharren Thomas

Clinical Assistant Professor    Assistant Professor of Urban Education    
Education
Ph.D. in Mathematics Education, University of Georgia, 2011
M. ED in Mathematics Education, Mercer University, 2003
B.S. in Mathematics, Georgia State University, 1993
Specializations
Urban education
Mathematics education
Teacher preparation
Culturally relevant pedagogy
Biography

Dr. Sharren Thomas is a clinical assistant professor of urban education in the College of Education at Georgia State University. She serves as program coordinator of the Atlanta Urban Teacher Residency (AUTR) Program and works in collaboration with Atlanta Public Schools. She has had extensive experience in working as a mathematics instructional coach, classroom teacher, and department chair. Her research interests include urban teacher and in-service teacher preparation, teacher preparation programs in mathematics education and culturally relevant pedagogy in diverse classrooms.

Publications

White, D. Y., Thomas, S., Rhodes, G., DuCluox, K.K. (2006). “Infusing equity and diversity issues into mathematics method courses: An annotated bibliography.” AMTE Connections, 5 – 7.

 
Finals week stressing you out? Playing with a pet can help reduce your anxiety, according to COE researchers: via @gsucoe 1 day ago