MathEd Forum

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Fields MathEd Forum Meeting
January 19, 2008

Fields Math Ed Forum Meeting
19 January 2008, 10 am - 2 pm
Fields Institute, 222 College Street, Toronto

1. Reports: OAME, OMCA, OCMA, CMESG and others.
2. Announcements, updates.
3. Research Day Introduction: Donna Kotsopoulos
4. Presentations:
* Dr. Daniel Ansari, Assistant Professor and Canada Research Chair (Tier II), Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience in the Department of Psychology, The University of Western Ontario - Developing a sense of number: evidence from brain and behaviour

* Dr. Indigo Esmonde, Assistant professor in Mathematics Education at OISE, University of Toronto - What Counts as Mathematics? Stories from families and from popular media

* Dr. Joanne Lee, Assistant Professor of Developmental Psychology, Department of Psychology, Wilfrid Laurier University - Can adult
mathematics-related input facilitate the acquisition of number concepts by young children?

* Lionel LaCroix, Lecturer, Department of Pre-Service Teacher Education, Brock University - Semiotic interplay of mathematics learning activity in an apprenticeship training classroom

* Dr. Catherine D. Bruce, Assistant Professor, School of Education, Trent University - Lesson study as a method of professional development for teachers using SmartBoards to enhance mathematics teaching and learning

A light lunch will be served around 12 noon.

Winter 2008 Forum dates: 23 February, 29 March, 26 April, 31 May.