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UPCOMING EVENTS


Online Seminar Series on Programming in Mathematics Education

June 19, July 3, 17, & 31, August 14 & 28, 2020

This online seminar series features four presentations on recent research about the integration and use of programming in mathematics education.  Each bi-weekly talk will be hosted on Zoom at 11:00 am EDT.  For more details, visit the event webpage.

Registration is free!  Please complete the registration form here.

This series is co-hosted by Chantal Buteau (Brock University) and George Gadanidis (Western University).  It is supported in part by funding from the Mathematics Knowledge Network and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council.

Friday, June 19, 2020

Celia Hoyles & Richard Noss (University College London, UK) – Mapping a Way Forward for Computing and Mathematics: Reflections on the UCL ScratchMaths Project

Friday, July 3, 2020

Krista Francis & Brent Davis (University of Calgary, Canada) – Computational Thinking and Experiences of Arithmetic Concepts

Friday, July 17, 2020

Michelle Wilkerson & Edward Rivero (University of Calgary, Berkeley, USA) – Computing with Data as a Window on the World

Friday, July 31, 2020

Chronis Kynigos (University of Athens, Greece) – Designing for Mathematics through Baking

Friday, August 14, 2020

Ricardo Scucuglia (São Paulo State University, Brazil) – Computational Thinking and Humans-with-Media: Blocks, Fractals, and Music

Friday, August 28, 2020

Paul Drijvers (Utrecht University, Netherlands) – Computational Thinking in the Mathematics Classroom

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PAST EVENTS


Session on Computational Thinking in Mathematics, Fields MathEd Forum

November 24, 2018

This series was co-hosted by Chantal Buteau (Brock University) and George Gadanidis (Western University) at the Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences (Toronto, ON).  For more details, visit the event webpage.

Symposium on Computational Thinking in Mathematics Education

October 13-15, 2017

This series was co-hosted by Dr. Immaculate Namukasa (Western University), Dr. Chantal Buteau (Brock University), Dr. Janette Hughes (University of Ontario Institute of Technology), Dr. George Gadanidis (Western University) and Dr. Donna Kotsopoulos (Huron University College) at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (Oshawa, ON).  It was supported in part by funding from the Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences and the SSHRC Partnership Development on Computational Thinking in Mathematics Education (Principal Investigators: Dr. George Gadanidis (Western University) and Dr. Nathalie Sinclair (Simon Fraser University)).  For more details, visit the event webpage.

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