Hillyer Assistant Professor Aly Awarded Math for America Fellowship

February 17, 2022
Submitted By: Beth Richards

Assistant Professor of Mathematics Geillan Aly was awarded a 4-year fellowship to work with and support secondary math teachers in the Waterbury, Connecticut, school district. Teachers across the district applied to be part of a small professional cohort. Aly will facilitate the group meetings and work with teachers to deepen their mathematical teaching practices. The program is sponsored by Math for America, a nonprofit organization that works to recruit and retain high quality math teachers in New York City. This program is one of Math for America's first endeavors to expand the organization's reach beyond NYC. Congratulations to Aly.