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Rebecca Sue Nelson Edit Profile

Mathematics educator

Rebecca Sue Nelson, American mathematics educator. Recipient Outstanding Young Faculty award Ball State University, 1974. Member National Council Teachers Math (Central Region representative 1979-1982), Indiana Council Teachers Math (national delegate 1973-1978, president 1977, advisory council since 1978), National Association Suprs. Math, Michigan Council Teachers Math, Pi Lambda Theta.

Background

Nelson, Rebecca Sue was born on July 19, 1944 in Rochester, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Everett William and Pauline (Ault) Russell.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Ball State University, 1965, Master of Arts, 1967. Doctor of Education, Indiana U. 1972. 1 son by previous marriage— Timothy Scott.

Career

Teacher, Yorktown (Indiana) Elementary School, 1967-1969. Associate instructor Indiana U., Bloomington, 1969-1971. Member of faculty Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, since 1971, associate professor, 1975-1979, professor, since 1979.

Consultant elementary math, Indiana schools.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Pattern Block Games, 1982. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member National Council Teachers Math (Central Region representative 1979-1982), Indiana Council Teachers Math (national delegate 1973-1978, president 1977, advisory council since 1978), National Association Suprs. Math, Michigan Council Teachers Math, Pi Lambda Theta.

Connections

father:
Everett William Russell

mother:
Pauline (Ault) Russell