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  • No Photo AvailableSeanyelle Yagi

    Assistant Specialist

    Department(s)

    • Curriculum Research & Development Group

    Degree(s)

    • 2015 PhD Education: Curriculum & Instruction UHM
    • 1997 MEd Elementary Education UHM

    Area(s) of Interest

    • Formative Assessment
    • Elementary Mathematics Specialization
    • Mathematics education
    • Teacher Professional Development

    Brief Biography

    Seanyelle Yagi has spent 22 years holding various teaching and educational positions in the Hawaii Department of Education, including State Resource Teacher for Formative Instruction, mathematics coach at the elementary level and mathematics teacher at the middle school level. In 2015, she attained her PhD in education, and is interested in research, curriculum and professional development activities which are relevant for in-service educators.

    Contact Information

    Office Phone

    956-9956

    Office

    Wist Annex 1 102

    Email

    slyagi@hawaii.edu

    Homepage

    No home page provided.

    Curriculum Vitae

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    Scholarly Works

      Journal Articles

    • Yagi, S., & Olson, M. (2007). Math by the Month: Supermarket Math. Teaching Children Mathematics, 13:7, 376-377.   Publication Details
    • Conference Proceedings

    • Yagi, S. (2016, Nov). An Exploration of First Grade Studentsʻ Engagement in Mathematical Processes During Whole Group Discussions. Proceedings of the 38th Annual Conference of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education.   Publication Details
    • Presentations

    • Venenciano, L. C., Zenigami, F. K., & Yagi, S. (2017, Apr). Problems worth talking about, posing purposeful questions for class discourse. Presented at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas.   Publication Details
    • Venenciano, L. C., Yagi, S., & Zenigami, F. K. (2017, Apr). Coaching novice teachers by promoting mathematics curriculum as a thinking tool. Presented at the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics annual conference, San Antonio, TX.   Publication Details
    • Venenciano, L. C., Zenigami, F. K., & Yagi, S. (2016, Nov). Transitioning from elementary to middle school, cultivating problem solvers. Presented at the 2016 Math Summit, Honolulu, HI.   Publication Details
    • Yagi, S. (2016, Jul). An Exploration of First Grade Studentsʻ Engagement in Mathematical Processes During Whole Group Discussions. Presented at the 13th International Congress on Mathematical Education (ICME-13), Hamburg, Germany.   Publication Details
    • Yagi, S. (2016, Feb). Examining the Mathematical Discourse of a First Grade Learning Community. Presented at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Research Council on Mathematics Learning, Orlando, FL.   Publication Details
    • Yagi, S. (2016, Jan). First Grade Students’ Engagement in the Common Core State Standards for Mathematical Practice within a Mathematics Discourse Learning Community. Presented at the 38th Annual Hawaiʻi Education Research Association Conference, Honolulu, HI.   Publication Details
    • Yagi, S. (2016, Jan). Interactions Driven by Multiple Goals in a Mathematics Classroom. Presented at the 14th Annual Hawaiʻi International Conference on Education, Honolulu, HI.   Publication Details
    • Venenciano, L. C., Manes, M., & Yagi, S. (2016, Jan). Problem solving to develop teachers’ mathematical practice and raise awareness for teaching practice. Presented at the The annual conference of the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators, Irvine, CA.   Publication Details
    • Yagi, S. (2015, Dec). Have a Mathematical Conversation with your Child. Presented at the parent workshop, Puuhale Elementary School.   Publication Details
    • Yagi, S. (2014, Jan). Supporting English Language Learners in a Mathematics Classroom. Presented at the Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity, part of the Link Educators Across the Pacific (LEAP) Presenter’s Panel, Honolulu, HI.   Publication Details