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Mathematics Education Colloquium Series

department of mathematics and department of teacher education

This lecture series in Mathematics Education is supported by Teachers for a New Era (TNE), and is organized by Profs. CK Cheung and Solomon Friedberg (Mathematics) and Prof. Lillie Albert (Teacher Education). It is intended for math educators at all levels, school administrators and support staff, mathematicians interested in K-12 math education, and future math educators. In-service mathematics teachers are especially encouraged to attend, as are all Noyce Teaching Fellows and Master Teaching Fellows who are participating in BC's NSF funded program "Exemplary Mathematics Educators for High-need Schools."


2014-2015 Seminar Schedule

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 4:00 p.m.
Place: Campion 139
Speaker: Dr. Mitchell Chester
Title: Mathematics Educators for Tomorrow's Citizens
Abstract: Dr. Mitchell Chester, Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education will speak on Roles and Preparation of Mathematics Teacher Leaders, followed by a conversation on this topic with Dr. Chester and a panel of in-service math teachers.


Monday, December 8, 2014, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Place: Campion 139
Speaker: Prof. Bernard Hodgson, Universite de Laval, Quebec
Title: TBA
Abstract: TBA