LifelabOne of our flagship projects is Lifelab.
Try out some of HTML5 geometry proof pages made for the British Academy enGasia project.
September 25, 2013M@SE presence at ESERA
Members of MaSE led presentations and discussions at the recent European Science Education Research Association (ESERA) conference in Nicosia. All were well received. Andri Christodoulou gave a talk about the LifeLab ‘Meet the Scientist’ project which engages teenagers with scientists; Caro Garrett and Willeke Rietdijk summarised the of findings of the national Action Research in […]Posted By : MSHE
September 19, 2013Ruth Edwards HEA fellow
We are pleased to announce that Ruth Edwards has been awarded recognition as a Senior Fellow (UKSPF Descriptor 3) of the Higher Education AcademyPosted By : MSHE
September 18, 2013ZDM special issue on maths textbooks
ZDM-International Journal on Mathematics Education just published its latest issue last week on a special theme: Textbook research in mathematics education. The issue was co-edited by Prof. Lianghuo Fan and Mr. Keith Jones of MaSE and Prof. Jianpan Wang, and Prof. Binyan Xu of East China Normal University. A number of internationally leading researchers from […]Posted By : MSHE
August 1, 2013Keith Jones elected member IGPME
At this afternoon’s AGM of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (IGPME: see http://www.igpme.org/) Keith Jones of our centre was elected as a member of the International Committee to serve for a period of four years (until 2018).Posted By : MSHE
July 23, 2013Pre-announcement for ICMT2014
The International Conference on Mathematics Textbook Research and Development 2014 (ICMT2014) will be held at the University of Southampton Date: 29-31 July 2014 Venue: University of Southampton, UK Conference Themes: • Textbook research • Textbook analysis and comparison • Textbook development • Textbook use by teachers • Textbook use by students • Task design for […]Posted By : MSHE
July 9, 2013[report] visit from Japan: proofs in secondary schools
A week ago I attended a seminar at the School of Education with visitors from Japan. They presented some of their work in geometric proofs in secondary education. One of the visitors was Yosuke Tsujiyama who talked about a co-authored paper (with Kotaro Komatsu) that is part of the proceedings of the 22nd ICMI study […]Posted By : Christian Bokhove
June 7, 2013Maths Outside the Classroom
On June 7th, 2013 Ruth Edwards and Christian Bokhove ran a “Mathematics outside the classroom” day with PGCE and SKE+ students. On this day students started with a fraction relay, went out do do some readymade outside maths activities, and then used these for inspiration for making their own trails. Every group made a four-node […]Posted By : MSHE