MathEd Forum

January 19, 2017

January 24, 2009
Fields MathEd Forum Meeting

10 am - 2 pm
Fields Institute, 222 College Street, Toronto

1. Reports: OAME, OMCA, OCMA, and others

2. Announcements, updates

3. Research in Mathematics Education [actual order of presentations might differ]

* Alba Agostino (York University) Development of Multiplicative Reasoning: The Role of M-capacity, Inhibition, updating and shifting.

* Paul Betts (University of Winnipeg) Thinking about embodiment and other philosophies of mathematics with (gifted) high school students.

* Barbara Graves (University of Ottawa) We have no idea how capable children are!

* Carolyn Kieran (University of Montreal) Technique in Algebra: The Task of Rendering It Conceptual.

* Joan Moss (OISE) and Nathalie Sinclair (Simon Fraser) Teachers' use of JUMP MATH: A discursive approach to studying program fidelity.

A light lunch will be served around 12 noon.

Remaining winter/spring term meetings: 28 February, 28 March, 25 April, 30 May