Disciplines

Mathematics Education

Organizing institution
Utrecht University - Faculty of Science
Course code
H16
Course fee (excl. housing)
€ 600.00
Level
Master
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The focus of the "Mathematics Education" course is: bringing participants up to date in curriculum development and research in the field of mathematics education; refreshing and deepening the knowledge of mathematics education. Topics will include: curriculum development, revealing talents of children, classroom experiments, emergent modeling, use of technology, assessment. The Summer School is organized by the Freudenthal Institute of the Faculty of Science and the Freudenthal Group of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences of Utrecht University.

The Summer School on Mathematics Education offers a blend of lectures, seminars and workshops on educational research and development in the fields of the early learning of mathematics and of primary, secondary and higher mathematics education. The program will be tailored towards the diverse interests of master’s students, PhD students, teachers, teacher educators, curriculum and assessment developers and researchers. 

Topics will include: curriculum development, revealing and building on talents of students, classroom experiments, context and tools for modeling, assessment, and the use of technology for teaching and learning mathematics.

The Summer School is organized by the Freudenthal Institute of the Faculty of Science and the Freudenthal Group of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences of Utrecht University.

The presenters are experts in the area of teaching and learning mathematics and in the domain-specific theory of Realistic Mathematics Education (RME).

Download the day-to-day programme (PDF)

Course director

drs. Dede de Haan

Target audience

Master’s students and PhD students in mathematics education and the education and learning sciences with a strong interest in mathematics education, early childhood and kindergarten teachers, primary and secondary school teachers, teacher educators, curriculum and assessment developers, and researchers. Proficiency in English will be essential for a fruitful participation in the Summer School.

Course aim

Bringing participants up-to-date in design and research in the field of mathematics education.

Fee

€ 600.00
Housing € 350.00 , through Utrecht Summer School

Required documents

For this course you are required to upload the following documents when applying:
Motivation Letter, Reference Letter, C.V.

More information

Liesbeth Walther

l.walther@uu.nl

Registration

Application deadline: 15 July 2018