Debbie Downes is an adjunct faculty member in the Graduate School of Education.
Professional Title: Adjunct Professor
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: Broadening the mathematical knowledge of K-8 teachers.
Area of Work and Concentration at Lesley: Mathematics
Representative List of Recent Courses Taught: CMATH 6113, Probability: The Mathematics of Uncertainty; CMATH 6109, Functions and Algebra I: Building Mathematical Understanding
Education: M.Ed., Lesley University; B.A., Connecticut College
Debbie Downes has been teaching at Lesley University since 2010, in both online and face-to-face classes. She is also a middle school math teacher in Rhode Island. Prior to her teaching experience, Debbie was employed by the American Mathematical Society. When she isn't thinking about math, you can find her in a pool, as she is actively involved in Masters Swimming.
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