Peggy Lakey,    MS  Mathematics



    Office:    Davidson Math & Science Building   DMS  323

    Phone:   775 – 784 – 1361



     MS Mathematics  1991  University of Nevada, Reno

    BS Mathematics  1982   University of Nevada, Reno


     Focus:   Lower Division Mathematics & Math for Elementary Education Majors


   My teaching emphasis is K – 8 elementary mathematics education, having taught pre-service teachers

   for two decades.   I am active in teacher in-service professional development in conjunction with the

   UNR & UNLV College of Education and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.   Check out the

 Nevada Math Project website!


Fall 2016 Schedule


Math 123  MW  1:00 – 2:15  LLC 142       Syllabus


Math 126e  M-F  11:00 – 11:50 am   DMS 103      Syllabus

Math 126e  M-F      2:30 – 3:20 pm   AB206          Syllabus



Office Hours  

TTH  10-11,  T,Th,F 1:30-2:30 & by Appointment


Core Math Advising Math 122 & 123 (only)


I advise students on Math 122 & 123 courses.  ItŐs easiest for me if you email me with your request at


If you need help with core math courses from Math 126 or below, please email Mr. Amit Saini.

For courses Math 127 up to Math 181, email Mr. Charlie Nazemian.

For courses above Math 181 please contact Dr. Thomas Quint , Dr. Tomas Kozubowski, or Dr. Alex Kumjian.  If you need immediate help please contact the Math Office at 784-6773.

If you need to take the Accuplacer Exam, please contact The Math CenterŐs Website where you can find practice exams, information on taking the test, limitations and costs.  



Mailing Address        

Department of Mathematics & Statistics   Mail Stop  084

                  University of Nevada, Reno

                  Reno, Nevada 89557



Click here if you would like some Teaching Tips for TAŐs


Some good Math Sites:

Khan Academy – free online lessons

Especially for Elementary Teachers:

Illustrative Mathematics – lesson plans for K-12

Desmos – fun interactive algebra problems

Dr. Math - Ask questions and get answers           
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics  - for K-12 teachers                    
California Mathematics Council – for K-12 teachers     
Northern Nevada Math Council – for K-12 teachers

Nevada Academic Math Standards

Nevada Mathematics Project – for K – 12 teachers


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