Natalie Odom Pough

  • Visiting Assistant Professor

Natalie Odom Pough, EdD is a visiting professor of mathematics education. With over 18 years of experience in public schools and higher education, Dr. Pough has served as a middle school math and social studies teacher, assistant principal, college lecturer, and visiting clinical assistant professor. She is a Georgia state finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). She was named an ASCD Emerging Leader in 2018 and served on the Teaching Tolerance Advisory Board from 2019-2021.

Dr. Pough’s research focuses on equitable mathematics instructional practices, preservice and in-service teacher preparation, and new teacher attrition. She has published several research articles and chapters throughout her career.

Areas of Expertise

  • Mathematics Education
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Equitable Instructional Practices