Associate Professor Orit Zaslavsky

Orit Zaslavsky
Retired Faculty Member

Resarch Interestes:

Professional development of secondary mathematics teachers and teacher-educators; characteristics of mathematics-related tasks that foster teacher and student learning, with a focus on the role and nature of tasks for secondary teacher education; evoking uncertainty and doubt as a vehicle for investigating and promoting secondary students' and teachers' mathematical understanding; the role of examples, non-examples and counter-examples in learning and teaching mathematics and in mathematical proof and proving.

  • Ph.D. (1987) &  M.Sc. (1980): Mathematics Education. Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.
  • B.Sc. (1972):  Mathematics (extensive curriculum), Statistics, and Supplementary Studies. The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.
  • High School Teaching Certificate in Mathematics (1974): Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.