MathEd Forum

September 30, 2014

April 25, 2009
Fields MathEd Forum Meeting

25 April 2009, 10 am - 2 pm
Fields Institute, 222 College Street, Toronto

1. Reports: OAME, OMCA, OCMA, CMESG, and others
2. Announcements, updates
3. Theme: “Connecting Research, Policy, and Practice in Mathematics Education: Challenges and Successes" [Joyce Mgombelo, Chris Suurtamm]

This session will discuss the U.S. National Mathematics Advisory Panel Report and the reaction of the mathematics educational research community to the report. There will also be a panel discussion of the connections between research, policy, and practice in the Ontario context.

Attendees may wish to read about the report at

The discussion of the research community reaction will be drawn from Volume 37, Issue number 9 of the journal Educational Researcher. (This may be obtained electronically through a university library website for those who have a university affiliation.)

A light lunch will be served around 12 noon.

Remaining winter/spring term meeting: 30 May