Hosts for CERME 10
Call for applications for hosting CERME 10 (in 2017)
ERME calls for mathematics education research groups who are willing to host the next conference, CERME 10 in 2017. See application form. Deadline for the applications for hosting CERME 10 is October, 30, 2014. Susanne Prediger and Nada Vondrova can answer questions about the call. Major subject of negotiation between hosts and ERME will be the limits of conference fees because ERME intends to keep a high accessibility of the conference for young researchers and non-affluent countries. A limit of conference fees is set to 370 €.
iSER Word Conference 2014
Guest news: iSER Word Conference in Cappadocia, Turkey
The conference of iSER (The International Society of Educational Research) will be held on October 29 - November 2, 2014, on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the EURASIA Journal of Mathematics, Science & Technology Education. The conference theme is "Science, mathematics, and technology education in the 21st century: Emerging paradigms, pedagogies, and technologies".
The second round of abstract submissions will be accepted between August 5 and 31. Early-bird registrations are open until Aug. 22, if you wish to take advantage of the reduced registration fees. More information about the registration and program is available at the conference website.
Summer School
Guest news: Interdisciplinary Summer School on Methodology of structured task design (Dresden in September 2014)
How to construct exercises for learning? Not only researchers and designers in mathematics education care for this question, but also psychologist, statisticians, computer scientists and mathematicians who aim at structuring tasks. The Summer school offers interdisciplinary perspectives and is still open for PhD-students and Postdocs. Financial support for attending can be offered on application until July, 4. Here is more information.
CERME 9 (in 2015)
Next Conference in Prague, Czech Republic.
The next Congress of ERME will be held in Prague, Czech Republic, February, 4-8, 2015. Local chair will be Nada Vondrova. Program Chair will be Konrad Krainer. See conference website for the second announcement with the list of plenaries and thematic working groups. Deadline for paper submission is September, 15.
Proceedings of CERME8
Newly published proceedings
The proceedings of CERME 8 in Antalya have appeared with more than 3000 pages! We thank the editors, Behiye Ubuz, Cigdem Haser, and Maria Alessandra Mariotti, and also all working group leaders and authors for their work! Here are the proceedings (with 66 MB).
YESS 7 (in 2014)
Next YERME Summer School YESS 7
The next YERME Summer School will take place in Kassel, Germany, in August, 4-11, 2014. Local chair will be Rita Borromeo-Ferri.
Here is the website. The deadline for application was January, 20, 2014.
ICMI Awards 2013
Felix Klein and Hans Freudenthal Awards 2013
The recipients for 2013 of the Felix Klein and Hans Freudenthal Awards are:
- Michèle Artigue (Paris) - The Felix Klein Medal for lifetime achievement
- Frederick Leung (Hong Kong) - The Hans Freudenthal Medal for a major cumulative programme of research.
ERME adresses congratulations both to Michèle Artigue and Frederick Leung, and acknowledges their important contributions to mathematics education and therefore to the mathematics education community. ERME enjoys especially the citation of Michele Artigue who has contributed significantly to the developement of research in mathematics education in Europe, e,g, by initiating the reflection on the role of theories with a CERME group of researchers from CERME 4.
Here and here are further informations.
Math ed journals
Ranking of Mathematics Education Research Journals
In a joint effort, ERME and EMS have made a first attempt to define the top rank journals in mathematics education research.