International Collaboration in Mathematics Education Research: A Discussion Forum Focussing on Technology

The University of Auckland Conference Centre

22 Symonds Street

8.55am - 1pm December 11th 2000

This pre-conference forum is intended for those involved or interested in Mathematics Education research. It will take the form of short lead talks followed by discussion, and there will be an emphasis on technology.


8.55 Welcome Dr Mike Thomas, The University of Auckland

9.00 - 9.15 Dr Eric Hamilton, Director, Division of Research, Evaluation and Communication for the Education and Human Resources Directorate of the USA National Science Foundation

Issues Surrounding New Collaborative Research Programmes

9.15 - 9.30 New Zealand Ministry of Education Representative

New Zealand Initiatives in Mathematics Education Research

9.30 - 10.30 Discussion Forum Chair: Prof Richard Noss, Institute of Education, London, UK

10.30 - 11.00 Morning tea

11.00 - 11.15 Prof Kaye Stacey, Professor and Head of Department of Science and Mathematics Education, Melbourne University, Australia

Collaborative Technology Research: Goals and Practice

11.15 - 11.30 Prof Celia Hoyles, Professor of Mathematics Education, Institute of Education, London, UK

Collaborative Technology Research: Goals and Practice

11.30 - 12.30 Discussion Forum and summing up Chair: Prof David Tall, Warwick University, UK

12.30 - 1pm Lunch

If you would like to attend this Forum, please click on the appropriate box below and return this slip by mail, fax or email to:

Mike Thomas

Department of Mathematics

The University of Auckland

Private Bag 92019


Fax +64 9 373 7457


The cost of the forum is $25 and this will include morning tea and a finger buffet lunch.

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