City University of New York
JASON SAMUELS is an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the City University of New York. He received his Ph.D. in Mathematics Education from Columbia University. His main area of research is innovation and assessment in calculus instruction. He is currently writing a calculus textbook based on his approach. He also does research on effective instructional strategies in e-learning.
Samuels, J. (2012) The Effectiveness of Local Linearity as a Cognitive Root for the Derivative in a Redesigned First-Semester Calculus Course. In S. Brown, S. Larsen, K. Marrongelle, and M. Oehrtman (Eds.) Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference on Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education (CRUME), Portland, OR: The Special Interest Groups of the Mathematical Association of America on Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education, p155-161.
Samuels, J. (2012) The Use of Technology and Visualization in Calculus Instruction. Saarbrucken, Germany: Lambert Academic Publishing.
Samuels, J. (2011) The relationship between learner characteristics and learning outcomes in a revised first-semester calculus course. In Wiest, L & Lamberg, T (Eds.) (2011) Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Meeting of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education. Reno, NV: University of Nevada, Reno, p666-674.