- MSU College of Education Distinguished Alumni Award
Deborah Ball was selected by her alma mater, the Michigan State University (MSU) College of Education, to receive their Distinguished Alumni Award. The College gives out the award annually to an alumnus who has made significant contributions to his or her profession, community, and educational organization through recognized leadership. Ball was nominated by Carole Ames, dean of the MSU College of Education, and is honored for "her influential efforts to transform mathematics teaching and to improve how the nation prepares teachers."
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