Donna is an educator, curriculum developer, and professional development specialist with over 30 years of experience in adult education. For the past 15 years, she has focused on math standards development at the national level (Equipped for the Future National Standards and Standards-in-Action projects) and at the state level (such as Rhode Island, Washington, Oregon, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Ohio, and Indiana). She has also worked on the National Science Foundation EMPower (http://empower.terc.edu/) project and served as co-director for the NSF Teachers Investigating Adult Numeracy (TIAN) (http://tian.terc.edu/) project. Most recently she co-developed and implemented the Adult Numeracy Initiative (ANI) project and Adults Reaching Algebra Readiness (AR)2.
Math & Numeracy