Dr. Sandi Cooper, professor, received E. Glenadine Gibb Achievement Award for elizabeth glenadine gibb was a professor and mathematics teacher educator at the university of texas at austin. among her years of service to mathematics education, dr. gibb was a past president of the national council of teachers of mathematics (nctm) and the first editor of nctm's professional journal, arithmetic teacher. each year, the tctm board of directors honors dr. gibb's service by recognizing a texas mathematics educator who has made contributions to the field at the state and/or national level. from Texas Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 2022.
Dr. Sandi Cooper, professor, received Baylor Fellow for the baylor fellows program recognizes professors across the disciplinary spectrum who exemplify excellence in teaching. baylor fellows are committed to pedagogical innovation, inspirational teaching, and the cultivation of these among baylor faculty. from Baylor Academy for Teaching and Learning, 2022.
Dr. Sandi Cooper, professor, received Centennial Professor for the centennial professor award, created by the baylor class of 1945, honors two tenured faculty members with a $5,000 centennial faculty development award for research projects, which facilitate their development and contribute to the academic life of the university. dr. cooper's work for this award was focused on, "closing the achievement gap in mathematics: elementary school experiences are essential." from Baylor University, 2016.
Dr. Sandi Cooper, professor, received Excellence in Integrating Mathematics and Science for in collaboration with dr. suzanne nesmith for their collaborative work to design a series of professional development in stem for elementary teachers. from School Science and Mathematics Association, 2018.
Dr. Sandi Cooper, professor, received Outstanding Service Award for the amte-tx outstanding service award honors a member of amte-tx, who has made significant contributions to the field of mathematics teacher education. from Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators in Texas, 2019.