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Latest News: 
  • 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, please 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.

Announcements/Calls for papers

  1. The 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

  2. The Jean Piaget Society has issued a call for papers for their 2016 conference in Chicago. Proposals are due on December 15, 2015.
  3. Applications 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.

  4. The 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 by December 1, 2015.  See the flyer for more details.

  5. ICME13 – Teaching and Learning Geometry at the Secondary Level Study Group has issued a call for posters and papers. 

  6. 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.

  7. 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 credits.

  8. 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!
  9. Jinfa Cai has shared the recently released IES & NSF Report on Common Guidelines for Education Research and Development. Thanks, Jinfa!
  10. Travel Grants 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.

Last updated: October 5, 2015
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