Linda L. Cooper, Ph.D.

Professor & Co-Director of the Towson UTeach Program

Dr. Linda Cooper

Contact Information

7800 York Road, Room 386


Ph.D., Mathematics Education
University of Maryland at College Park
M.A., Mathematical Statistics
University of Maryland at College Park
B.A., Mathematics
Shippensburg University

Areas of Expertise

Mathematics Education


Linda Cooper holds a B.A. in mathematics from Shippensburg University, a M.A. in Mathematical Statistics and a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with a specialty in Mathematics Education from the University of Maryland at College Park. Her interests are in statistics education and teacher preparation.

Recent Publications

  • Estimating Earth's circumference with an app (with E. Dennis, student), Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School 22 (2016), 47-50.
  • Become an Escher sleuth (with S. Spitzer and M. Tomayko), Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School 18 (2013), 378-385.
  • Algebraic explorations using the city grid as coordinate axes (with M. Tomayko and M. Roberge), Utah Mathematics Teacher 5 (2012), 9-20.
  • Escher unraveled: Using artwork to investigate transformations (with S. Spitzer and M. Tomayko), Bridges Proceedings (2012).
  • A river runs through math class (with M. Roberge), Mathematics Teacher 105 (2012), 658-664.