THE UNIVERSITY OF MAINE, Orono, ME

Ph.D. STEM Education, College of Education and Human Development, Enrolled

  • Emphasis in Mathematics Education

M.S.T. STEM Education, Center for Research in STEM Education, Enrolled

  • Emphasis in Mathematics Education
 

Bates College, Lewiston, ME

B.S. Mathematics with Honors, May 2016

  • Sigma Xi Member
  • Minor in Teacher Education (Secondary Mathematics)
  • Honors Thesis: Mixed K-means clustering in computer adaptive learning
 

 

Goffstown High School, Goffstown, NH

2009-2013

 

 
 
 
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THE UNIVERSITY OF MAINE

College of Education and Human Development - Research Assistant

Immersive Mathematics in Rendered Environments Lab

Maine Center for Research in STEM Education

 

LEWISTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Lewiston High School - Long Term Substitute & Pre-service Teacher

Field Placements (Harward Center for Community Partnerships)
Montello Elementary School                                                         2015
        START: Data Analysis on Project Story Boost
Farwell Elementary School                                                        2014-2015
       Farwell STEM Lab, Grade 3 Literacy/Mathematics
Longley Elementary School                                                       2013-2015
        Longley After-school Program
        Kindergarten Literacy/Mathematics

Lewiston Middle School                                                              2013-2014
        Grade 8 Mathematics

 
 

Department of Mathematics, Bates College

Tutor: Calculus, Linear Algebra, Multivariable Calculus 2013-2015

 

Harward Center for Community Partnerships, Bates College

Coordinator for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Community Concepts      Aug 2014 - May 2016

Farwell STEM Lab Coordinator                                                               Nov 2014 - May 2015

Short Term Action Research Team - Project StoryBoost Analyst           Apr 2015 - May 2015

Carignan Grant Committee Member                                                       Mar 2015- Apr 2014

America Reads America Counts Tutor                                                     Sept 2013 - May 2014

 

Academic Awards

Maine Campus Compacts

Heart and Soul Award                                                               April 2016
 

Bates College

Rodney F. Johonnot Graduate Award                                      May 2016
R.A.F. McDonald Graduate Award                                          May 2016
Judith Magyar Isaacson '65 Prize                                            May 2016
Sigma Xi                                                                                    May 2016
Dean's List                                                                                May 2016

Harward Center For Community Partnerships, BATES COLLEGE

Outstanding Community Volunteerism & Student Leadership  May 2015
Community Engaged Research Fellowship                              Dec 2015


Grants Awarded

Lewiston Education Fund

Lewiston Education Fund Grant - Farwell STEM Lab                   Jan 2015

BAE Systems

Surplus Equipment Grant - Farwell STEM Lab                               Jan 2015
Surplus Equipment Grant - Farwell STEM Lab                               Jan 2016

HARWARD CENTER FOR COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS, BATES COLLEGE

Community Engaged Research Fellowship                                      Dec 2015
Community Engaged Learning Grant - Farwell STEM Lab          Dec 2014
Bonner AmeriCorps Membership                                                     Oct 2014
Student Volunteer Fellowship                                                         May 2015
Student Volunteer Fellowship                                                         May 2014
Short Term Action Research Team Fellowship                             April 2015

BATES COLLEGE

Bates Student Research Fund Grant - Farwell STEM Lab           Dec 2014


Publications

  • C. Bock, Mixed k-means clustering in computer adaptive learning, Thesis, SCARAB, Bates College, Lewiston, ME, 2016.
  • C. Bock & J. Dimmel, Explorations of Volume in a Gesture-Based Virtual Mathematics Laboratory, Psychology of Mathematics Education - North America. (2017)
  • J. Dimmel & C. Bock, HandWaver: A Gesture-Based Virtual Mathematical Making Environment, International Conference on Technology in Mathematics Teaching - ICTMT 13, Lyon, France. (2017)

Proficient

  • MATLAB
  • LaTeX
  • C#
  • Unity
  • R

Familiar

  • JavaScript
  • Google Apps Script
  • Python
  • Mathematica
  • C++/Unreal
  • Bash
  • Maple

Secondary Mathematics, State of Maine, Department of Education

Ambulance Vehicle Operator, State of Maine, Maine EMS
Emergency Medical Technician, State of Maine, Maine EMS