Personal Profile of Dr. Alan H. Schoenfeld
Home Page: http://gse.berkeley.edu/Faculty/AHSchoenfeld/AHSchoenfeld.html
Alan Schoenfeld holds the Elizabeth and Edward Conner Chair in Education and is an affiliated professor in the Mathematics Department at UC Berkeley. Schoenfeld served as president of the American Educational Research Association in 1988-89, and is a Fellow of AERA. He is also a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and a Laureate of the education honor society Kappa Delta Pi. Alan is a member of the National Academy of Education, where he served as vice president from 2000-2006. In 2011 he was awarded the International Commission on Mathematics Instruction’s Klein Medal, the highest international distinction in mathematics education. In 2013 he was awarded AERA's Distinguished Contributions to Research in Education award. "This is the premier acknowledgment of outstanding achievement and success in education research. It is designed to publicize, motivate, encourage, and suggest models for education research at its best."