Felice S. Shore, Ph.D.

Professor & Assistant Chair

Dr. Felice Shore

Contact Information

7800 York Road, Room 390


Ph.D., Mathematics Education
University of Maryland at College Park
M.A.T., Cornell University
B.S., Statistics
Cornell University

Areas of Expertise

Mathematics Education
Professional Development of In-Service Teachers
Statistics Education


Felice Shore attended the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University, where she earned a B.S. in Statistics in 1990. As a Carnegie Mellon Fellow, Felice obtained an M.A.T. from Cornell in 1991.  She joined the mathematics faculty at Baltimore City Community College in 1992.  In 1995, she began a Ph.D. program in Curriculum and Instruction, with a specialty in mathematics education, at the University of Maryland College Park. Dr. Shore earned her doctorate in 2003 and joined the Towson mathematics education faculty in the fall of 2004.

Recent Publications

  • Using Classroom Evidence to Inform and Improve Teaching (with S. Spitzer and C. Phelps), Annual Perspectives in Mathematics Education 2014: Using Research to Improve Instruction from NCTM (2014).
  • Mapping the race to the White House: multiple representations of election results (with L. Cooper), Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School (2010).
  • The effects of data and graph type on concepts and visualizations of variability(with L. Cooper), Journal of Statistics Education 18 (2010).