Kelly W Edenfield


Kelly Edenfield received three degrees, including a PhD, from the University of Georgia in Mathematics Education. She taught high school mathematics in a metro Atlanta school district, and, upon earning her PhD, she took a position as an Assistant Professor at Kennesaw State University. Embracing a unique opportunity to travel the country working with inservice teachers, Dr. Edenfield worked as a professional developer for Carnegie Learning, providing mathematics content and pedagogical on-site support for K-12 mathematics teachers. She then assisted with writing a major revision of the Carnegie Learning middle school mathematics texts. Dr. Edenfield now works, primarily, with preservice and inservice secondary mathematics teachers in content and pedagogy courses.

Areas of Expertise

  • Mathematics teacher preparation
  • Standards and curriculum
  • Assessment
  • Mathematics teacher professional development
  • Aligning instruction and assessment with standards


  •  PhD in Mathematics Education, 2010
    University of Georgia
  •  EdS in Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education, 2004
    Georgia State University
  •  MEd in Mathematics Education, 1998
    University of Georgia
  •  BSEd in Mathematics Education, 1997
    University of Georgia


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