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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 […]

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June 7, 2013
Maths 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 […]

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May 22, 2013
Prof van Joolingen: ERASMUS visit

In the first week of June prof. van Joolingen will visit the University of Southampton for a week through the ERASMUS exchange. Apart from brainstorm sessions he will deliver sessions for for teachers in the region and prospective teachers (maths and science) on June 4th at the Science and Learning center at 2.15pm. In addition […]

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May 10, 2013
Seminar by Professor Tim Rowland

This Monday at 12:30 M@SE organizes a seminar about “Who owns a theory? The case of the Knowledge Quartet” by Prof Tim Rowland, University of Cambridge. Click on the title of the post for more information.

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May 8, 2013
Dr Ida Mok Visiting Fellow

Dr Ida Mok of University of Hong Kong has just been awarded the prestigious University of Southampton Diamond Jubilee International Visiting Fellowship. This is the award to celebrate our 60 years as a royal chartered university. Dr. Mok’s 3-year fellowship will start from Oct 2013, and during her fellowship, she will be working with Prof. Lianghuo […]

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May 1, 2013
Launch M@SE blog

Today sees the launch of the M@SE blog. This blog aims to provide relevant and interesting information of mathematics education, research and practice.

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February 21, 2013
Key ideas in teaching mathematics

Keith Jones from MaSE has a  new co-authored book that is due to be published by Oxford University Press on 21 February. The book is to be launched at the Nuffield Foundation, London, on Wednesday 13 March 2013. More information in due course. The book has a linked website that is still in preparation; it […]

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