Gina Kling

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Gina Kling (Gina)
Part-Time Instructor
(269) 387-4513
(269) 387-4530
Everett Hall, Mail Stop 5248
Mailing address: 
Department of Mathematics
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5248 USA
Office hours: 

Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Gina Kling is fortunate to serve the mathematics education community in a variety of ways. She has been a mathematics instructor and teacher educator at Western Michigan University for nearly 20 years. Since 2011, she has worked as a curriculum developer for the elementary mathematics curriculum Everyday Mathematics (based at the University of Chicago) with a focus on grades K–3, including serving as the Grade 1 lead author for the Everyday Mathematics 4 State Editions. For nearly a decade, Gina has focused her research on helping children learn their basic facts in meaningful ways, work that she often shares through professional development with practicing teachers. She has authored numerous articles on teaching and assessing basic facts as well as a book, Math Fact Fluency: 60+ Games and Assessment Tools to Support Learning and Retention.