Hui Fang Huang â€śAngieâ€ť Su, Ed.D.
Program Administrator/Project Director
Hui Fang Huang "Angie" Su, Ed.D.
Program Professor of Mathematics Education
Graduate Teacher Education Program
Fischler School of Education & Human Services
Nova Southeastern University
1750 NE 167th Street
North Miami Beach, Florida 33162
Dr. Hui Fang Huang â€śAngieâ€ť Su is a Professor of Mathematics Education for Nova Southeastern University's Fischler School of Education and Human Services.Â She is the creator of Project MIND - Math Is Not DifficultÂ®, a K -12 mathematics enhancement project currently being implemented in hundreds of classrooms throughout the United States.Â In Florida, Project MIND was a multi-million dollar project funded by the South Florida Annenberg Challenge, the Toppel Family Foundation, the Quantum Foundation, National Science Foundation, JM Family Enterprise, Inc., the School District of Palm Beach County, Broward County Public Schools, Miami-Dade County Public Schools, and the Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties.Â Project MIND was a state of Florida approved provider for Supplemental Educational Services under the No Child Left Behind Act.
Prior to becoming a Professor for Nova Southeastern University, Dr. Su was the K-12 Mathematics Specialist in the division of Academic Programs for the Palm Beach County School District. In addition to providing assistance in mathematics curriculum and instructions to the schools, Su also designed and created practice tests for the district to help teachers identify the needed skill areas for their students in order to prepare them for the stateâ€™s standardized test.Â Su developed a website for the Division of Academic Programs, and served as the divisionâ€™s web master.Â Dr. Suâ€™s computer experience and training came from her graduate studies at Texas A & M University where she majored in Computer Science and minored in Industrial Engineering.Â
Partnering with the Annenberg Foundation, the Quantum Foundation, and the Toppel Family Foundation, Su initiated the stateâ€™s first Teacher Incentive program.Â As an Instructional Specialist in the Palm Beach County School Districtâ€™s Department of School Improvement and Staff Development, Su designed the Technical Assistance Plan for the District to help students in critically low-performing schools improve their achievement.Â In this role, she coordinated and organized the site review teams, including managing their schedules, visits, and responsibilities, created a teacher resource book, and organized a community and district mentoring project for the schools.
Dr. Su is a member of the new Florida mathematics standards framers and writers team.Â Â She has received numerous awards and recognitions, including the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching from the National Science Foundation, the William T. Dwyer Award for Excellence in Teaching, Palm Beach County Elementary Mathematics Teacher of the Year, Wal Mart Teacher of the Year, State of Floridaâ€™s Little RedSchool House Award for principals (for Project MIND), and the Women of Distinction Award from the Soroptomist International.Â In 2002, Su was name one of the fifty Most Successful Business Women in South Florida by the Fast Track Magazine.Â She received the 2003 March of Dimes Women of Distinction Award in Broward County.Â In addition, Su was named 2003 Professor of the Year by Fischler Graduate School of Education and was one of the five finalists as the University Professor of the Year.Â She was also the recipient of several presidentâ€™s research awards.Â In 2005, Su has received the Governorâ€™s Points of Light Award for her innovative work with the homeless women.Â This award led to the appointment by Governor Bush to serve on his council for the homelessness.Â In 2007, Su received Sun-Sentinel Publisherâ€™s Community Service Shining Star Award.Su is the recipient of the 2009 Mathematics Teacher Educator of the Year from FAMTE.Â Su has appeared in numerous television programs, including NBCâ€™s national Nightly News, and regional and local news segments, as well as more than fifty newspaper articles and magazines (including the RedBook Magazine) for her expertise in mathematics education, curriculum development, early childhood education, gifted education, and child rearing.Â Author of numerous teacher resource books and college textbook in mathematics education, Su shares her expertise with educators, community leaders, parents, and lawmakers through workshops, seminars, conferences, journal publications, and classroom demonstrations.Â Su is a known national consultant in mathematics education.Â She is also listed in the Marquis Whoâ€™s Who in Engineering Science, Whoâ€™s Who in America, Whoâ€™s Who is American Education, Whoâ€™s Who of American Women, Whoâ€™s Who in the World, and International Whoâ€™s Who of Historical Society.Â
Higher Order Thinking Skills. An Amazon.com publication. August 4, 2010. ISBN-10: 1453735410.
Su, H.F. Lai, L., Riviera, J. (2010).Â Using an exploratory approach to help children with autism learn mathematics.Â Creative Education Journal.Â Vol. 1, No. 3, December 2010, pp. 149-153.
Su, H. F., Marinas, C., Furner, J. (2010).Â Investigating numeric relationships using an interactive tool: covering number sense concepts for the middle grades.Â Creative Education Journal 2010, 2, 121-127.Â doi:10.4236/ce.2010.12018 Published Online September 2010 (http://www.SciRP.org/journal/ce).Â
Su, H. F., Marinas, C., Furner, J. (2010).Â Â Connecting the numbers in the primary grades using an interactive tool. Australian Primary Mathematics ClassroomÂ Journal (APMC), Volume 15 Number 1, 2010, pp. 25 - 28.
Su, H. F., Su, T.C. (2004).Â From Arithmetic to Algebra: An Interdisciplinary Approach toÂ Â Teaching Pre K through 8th Grade Mathematics. Â Â Houghton Mifflin Publishing Co.Â College textbook.Â ISBN: 0-618-52305-7.
Han, C.; Su, H.F.; Su, T.C., Use Mathematics and Computer to Predict Boatâ€™s Drift for Search and Rescue.Â Conference Proceeding, Volume II, pp. 12 â€“ 17. The 5th International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications: EISTA 2007in the context of The International Multi-Conference on Society, Cybernetics and Informatics: IMSCI 2007.
Su, H. F.; Su, T.C., Using Physics and Mathematics to Design an Impact Protection Device. Conference Proceeding, Volume II, pp. 2 â€“ 4.Â The 5th International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications: The International Multi-Conference on Society, Cybernetics and Informatics: IMSCI 2007.
Su, H. F.; Green, S.; Peerani, N.; Azaiza, K, Online Learning Modules with Diagnostic Tools for K-12 Educators. Conference Proceeding.Â Volume II pp. 18 â€“ 21.Â The 5th International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications: EISTA 2007in the context of The International Multi-Conference on Society, Cybernetics and Informatics: IMSCI 2007.
Su, H. F., Using Mathematics to Help Improve the Quality of Life of the Special Needs Population.Â Conference Proceeding, Volume II, pp. 5 â€“ 11.Â The 5th International Conference on Education and Information Systems, Technologies and Applications: EISTA 2007in the context of The International Multi-Conference on Society, Cybernetics and Informatics: IMSCI 2007.
Sico, J.Â & Su, H.F., Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) software. 2006, Instructivision, Inc., Pine Brook, NJ.
Su, H.F., Sico, J.Â Algebra, Nobody Ever Explained It!Â (book publication date: January 2008), Instructivisiion, Inc., Pine Brook, NJ.
Su, H. F. (3/04).Â Igniting mathematical sparks.Â PC TeachIt Magazine.Â Feature Article. March 2004.
Su, H.F. (11/01).Â Â Donâ€™t Be Puzzled By Math!Â Mathematics Education Leadership Journal,Â Â Spring 2003.Â Vol. 6, No. 2.Â pp. 1 â€“ 7.
Su, H.F. (2006).Â Author of Project MIND Mathematics Online Courses.Â Knowledge Delivery Systems, Inc. New York, NY.