Articles

1 October 2019

PLATINUM-MatRIC Workshop on Inquiry Based Mathematics Education

“Inquiry-based tasks for university mathematics teaching-learning" University to Agder, Campus Kristiansand Monday, November 18, 2019

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2 September 2019

The 14th International Congress on Mathematical Education

July 12 to 19 2020, meeting in Shanghai, China. There will be many parts of the programme that will be of interest to colleagues in our MatRIC community.

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27 August 2019

Changes in MatRIC’s leadership team

Morten Brekke becomes Chair of MatRIC's Management Board, as Astrid Birgitte Eggen takes up a new appointment as Vice rector at Stavanger University. Linda G. Opheim takes on MatRIC's Mathematics Teacher-Education portfolio.

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27 August 2019

MatRIC Annual Conference 2019

On behalf of the MatRIC team we would like to welcome you to MatRIC’s 6th Annual Conference, to be held in Bergen at the Grand Hotel Terminus on October 14-15, 2019.

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8 June 2019

Duncan Lawson honoured

We are delighted to congratulate Professor Duncan Lawson (Coventry University) on the UK award of ‘MBE’ in the Birthday Honours (2019) of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom.

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11 October 2018

MatRIC Contact Group

MatRIC is in the process of developing a ‘contact group’ to improve communications with higher education mathematics teachers around Norway, and to ensure national representation in MatRIC’s planning and actions. The MatRIC Contact Group (MCG) will be the kernel of a national network that supports the transformation and improvement of students’ learning experience in mathematics.

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28 September 2018

MatRIC and CCSE seminar on programming

Introduction to programming in Python and SimReal, visualization and simulation in STEM education. To be held at Scandic Hotell Gardermoen, November 5-6, 2018

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7 September 2018

Calculus in upper secondary and beginning university mathematics

​6 – 9 August 2019, University of Agder, Kristiansand, Norway.

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22 August 2018

​Forthcoming conferences and workshops

Below are listed some conferences and events that will be of interest to mathematics teachers in higher education programmes. If there are other conferences that could be of interest to HE mathematics teachers, please use the comment box below to share the details.

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20 August 2018

Partnership for Learning and Teaching in University Mathematics. (PLATINUM)

The main goals of this international collaborative project are to strengthen and develop teaching to promote research-based learning, or inquiry based learning, with higher education students of mathematics, engineering, teacher education etc. The group includes research mathematicians and statisticians, and mathematics education researchers who are engaged in teaching mathematics and statistics and committed to improving the performance of their students.

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Resources

MatRIC Inspiration Day 6 December 2016

MatRIC's Management Board, network coordinators, drop-in support centre leaders and research fellows met to share reports on progress and discuss about challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

The resources included here are the presentations made on that day.


01_MatRIC Inspiration Day Invitation _L_Egelandsaa.pdf
02_Introduction_AB_Eggen.pdf
03_MatRIC Leader Report_S_Goodchild.pdf
04_MatRIC Digital Assessment network_M_Brekke.pdf
05_MatRIC Video network_M_Brekke.pdf
06_MatRIC Visualization & Simulation network_PH_Hogstad.pdf
07_MatRIC Drop-in support centres_AB_Fuglestad.pdf
08_MatRIC_PhD fellow_NM_Hogstad.pdf
09_MatRIC PhD fellow_H_Fredriksen.pdf
10_MatRIC PhD fellow_I_Liakos.pdf
11_MatRIC PhD fellow_H_Kjelsrud.pdf
12_MatRIC PhD fellow_S_Kanwal.pdf
13_MatRIC Post_Doc_O_Viirman.pdf
14_MatRIC Inspiration Day Questions to MatRIC's Research Fellows.pdf

Overgang fra matematikk i videregående skole til matematikk på universitetet

"Transition from upper secondary school mathematics to university mathematics"

MatRIC presentation (in Norwegian) at the 2016 annual conference of Nasjonalt senter for matematikk i opplæringen [Norwegian Centre for Mathematics education] by:

Simon Goodchild (UiA), Frode Rønning (NTNU), Margret Osk Vidisdottir (NTNU),
Maiken Berthelsen (NTNU) and Morten Brekke (UiA).

NTNU: Norwegian University of Science and Technology

UiA: University of Agder

MatRIC_novemberkonferansen 2016.pdf