Megan Burton, President of the Association of Mathematics Teachers, has good advice for those wishing to influence the future of mathematics teacher education. She shares her story of how she came to be a mathematics teacher educator, and later the president of AMTE.
Our conversation has two foci - becoming a mathematics teacher educator, and leading in mathematics teacher education. Megan offers several good bits of advice, including "We're all learning on this journey," and "We lead together." Both of these emphasize the collaborative nature of teaching, learning, and leading.
Links mentioned in this episode:
AMTE Presidential Table Talk 2021 https://amte.net/election2021
AMTE Nomination form https://amte.net/form/2021/03/nomination-form-amte-election-2021
AMTE Leadership https://amte.net/leadership
AMTE Volunteer form https://amte.net/form/volunteer
TMT Podcast Virtual Suggestion Box https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSflSk_-4AvHf0K5Zr9inSynd0pHdF86kx90OLFpl03RvEUaow/viewform