Member Profile

James Rutledge

James Rutledge


James Rutledge is an author of materials James Rutledge is a member of the Virtual Speakers Bureau
James Rutledge has received the Institutional Stewardship Award



Members from James’s institution
Materials from James’s discipline
Members in James’s discipline

Virtual Speakers Bureau


  • American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC)
    Member 08/2006 – Current
  • Science Education Resource Center (SERC)
    Educational consultant/mathematics editor 07/2006 – Current
  • Mathematical Sciences Conference Group for Digital Educational Resources
    MERLOT representative 07/2003 – Current

Education History

  • Doctoral study in Mathematics (05/1992)
    University of South Florida
  • Master of Arts (05/1989)
    University of South Florida
  • Bachelor of Science (05/1970)
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology


  • Rutledge, James J.. (2010). Math Is Everywhere! Explore and Discover It! (Fourth Edition: 978-0-5587-3895-2). Pearson Publishing.
  • Rutledge, James J.. (2010). Riddles for Fun and Profit--The Heart of Mathematical Thinking. Pearson Publishing.
  • Rutledge, James J.. (2006). Con-fusing Pairs: An Intriguing Investigation of LCMs in Mathematics Teacher. (Volume 100, Number 2, pp.140-144).

Teaching Experience

  • Calculus with Analytic Geometry III (Fall 2010)
    • St. Petersburg College – Mathematics
  • Calculus with Analytic Geometry III (Fall 2008)
    • St. Petersburg College – Mathematics
  • Mathematics for Liberal Arts II (Fall 2008)
    • St. Petersburg College – Mathematics

Honors & Awards

  • Nominated for the 2009 Intructional Technology Council (ITC) Outstanding Online Course Award (11/2008)
  • MERLOT Institutional Stewardship Award (08/2008)
  • Nominated for the American Community College Trustees William H. Meardy Faculty Award (05/2008)



  • Editor (09/2000 – Current) MERLOT Mathematics
  • Educational consultant/mathematics editor (07/2006 – Current) Science Education Resource Center, Carleton College
  • MIT Educational Counselor (08/1995 – Current) Massachusetts Institute of Technology