Fri, Jan 18, 2019

PME (Psychology of Mathematics Education) 42nd Annual Conference, 2018


Start date: 3 Jul 2018
End date: 8 Jul 2018




The Local Organizing Committee of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (IGPME) is pleased to invite you to attend the conference to be held in Umeå, Sweden from July 3 to July 8, 2018.

 The theme of the conference is “Delight in Mathematics Education” and it refers to the joy, pleasure, and beauty in both mathematics and mathematics education. It includes issues on how both teaching and learning mathematics can be fun, meaningful, and inspiring, for teachers as well as for students. The theme also encompasses how mathematics and mathematics education can connect to individual students and teachers, for example, through aspects of motivation, creativity, and usefulness, and how individuals can see themselves as able in mathematics.

Dowload here the brochure of the event.

 The IGPME major goals are:

  • to promote international contact and exchange of scientific information in the field of mathematical education; 
  • to promote and stimulate interdisciplinary research in the aforesaid area; and
  • to further a deeper and more correct understanding of the psychological and other aspects of teaching and learning mathematics and the implications thereof.


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