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- Nominations are being sought for the SIG/RME Executive Board positions
of (1) Co-Chair, (2) Treasurer, and (3) Awards Board Member for terms
to run from April 2016 – April 2018. Nominations are due by September
15, 2015. See the flyer for more information.
The new Summer 2015 newsletter can be found here!
The Membership Directory
has been updated (June 2015). To update your contact information,
update your online profile with AERA.
Username and password for accessing the directory can be found in the latest SIGRME newsletter. If you have questions about accessing the directory, please email Meghan Shaughnessy.
- Check out the new job
postings. Please remember to refresh your browser to make sure you
have the latest job listings. Please email all post requests to: Meghan Shaughnessy. If there are
any problems with the website, please e-mail Meghan as well.
Organizing Team of the Topic Study Group 33 on Equity (Including
Gender) at the next International Congress of Mathematics Education in
Germany has issued its first version of a Discussion Paper on the State of Research on Equity in Mathematics Education and Arising Challenges.
They conceptualize the paper as a "living document" and seek feedback
from the international mathematics education community. Please forward
your comments to email@example.com
- The Jean Piaget Society has issued a call for papers for their 2016 conference in Chicago. Proposals are due on December 15, 2015.
for travel grants are now available to attend the Thirteenth
International Congress on Mathematical Education (ICME-13), to be held
in Hamburg, Germany from July 24-31, 2016. The application deadline is
September 30, 2015. Grants will be awarded by February 1, 2016.
Service, Teaching and Research (STaR) Program is now accepting
applications for the 2016 cohort, which will meet in Park City, UT June
11-16, 2016. Please encourage eligible mathematics education
faculty members to apply at http://amte.net/star/apply by December 1, 2015. See the flyer for more details.
- ICME13 – Teaching and Learning Geometry at the Secondary Level Study Group has issued a call for posters and papers.
- The IAP series, Research in Mathematics Education, is
being revived and will focus on a broad range of issues in mathematics
education at all levels. There is currently particular interest in
proposals dealing with the following areas: curriculum,
assessment, equity in addressing diverse learners, research on the
teaching and learning of particular content strands, and other
international issues in mathematics education. See the flyer for more information.
- Here are two opportunities to enhance your teaching, administration, and research. Indiana University School of Education
is offering two fully online courses starting May 13, 2015. Both
courses will let you personalize you learning as they relate to your
interests in math ed and beyond. Both courses can be completed for free
as Big Open Online Courses (“BOOCs”) or for three graduate-level
- Samuel Otten, who curates the Math Ed Podcast, has shared a link
to Jim Hiebert's Distinguish Scholar Award talk at the SIG/RME business
meeting at AERA 2015. Thanks for capturing the talk, Sam!
- Jinfa Cai has shared the recently released IES & NSF Report on Common Guidelines for Education Research and Development. Thanks, Jinfa!
are available from the Association for Women in
Mathematics. Deadlines: Feb 1, May 1, Oct 1, every year.
The purpose of SIG/RME is to promote and to disseminate
research, development, and evaluative efforts in mathematics education,
and to promote and encourage scholarly and productive exchanges among
members of all the constituencies that affect, or are affected by,
research on the learning and teaching of mathematics.
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