Lokal: 12:231, Blåsenhus

Miniconference on teaching and learning of algebra
November 7-8 2016

M O N D A Y   N O V E M B E R  7TH

12.00 Lunch
14.00 - 14.45 Short presentations of the participants, their research and teaching milieus
14.45 - 15.30 Algebraic and geometric ideas in Ander Gabriel Duhre’s 18th Century textbooks of mathematics, Johanna Pejlare Senior Lecturer at University of Gothenburg.
15.30 - 16.00 Coffee break
16.00 - 16.45 New Math for Big Education, old math for small education. A study of different ways to reform school mathematics, Johan Prytz, Senior Lecturer at Uppsala University
18.00 Conference dinner

T U E S D A Y   N O V E M B E R  8TH

9.30 - 10.15 Spontaneous and induced flexible equation solving, Peter Hästö, Professor at University of Oulu and University of Turku
10.15 - 11.00 Discourses in school algebra, Kristina Palm Kaplan, Doctoral student at Uppsala university
11.15 - 12.00 Teachers’ conceptions of errors, Riikka Palkki, Doctoral student at University of Oulu
12.00 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30 - 14.15 Developing a test for 5th graders on meanings and skills related to equation solving, Pieti Tolvanen, Doctoral student and Anna-Maija Partanen, Senior Lecturer at University of Lapland
14.15 - 14.45 Coffee break
14.45 - 15.30 Planning of our future seminars and closing ceremonies