Date: Nov 19, 2012 2:27 PM
Author: Jerry P. Becker
Subject: Conference Announcement: SEMT '13

Sent at the request of Jarmila Novotna.

The twelfth bi-annual conference on Elementary
Mathematics Teaching, SEMT '13, is to be held
from August 18-23, 2013, in Prague. The programme
will focus on the teaching of mathematics to
children within the age-range 5-12 years

The theme of SEMT '13 is 'Tasks and tools in elementary mathematics' .

The Symposium comprises plenary lectures,
presentation of papers, and workshops. SEMT '13
PLENARY speakers are:

Olive Chapman (Canada): Engaging children in learner-focused mathematical tasks

Rose Griffiths (United Kingdom): Working with
children in public care who have difficulties in

G√ľnter Krauthausen (Germany): Digital media in elementary mathematics education

Joanne Mulligan (Australia): Inspiring young
children's mathematical thinking through pattern
and structure

Jennifer Young-Loveridge (New Zealand): Using
multiplication and division tasks to support
young children's part-whole thinking in

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Jarmila Novotna
Department of Mathematics and Mathematical Education
Faculty of Education
Charles University

M.D.Rettigove 4
116 39 Praha 1

tel.: + 420 2 21900251
fax : + 420 2 24947782
fax : + 420 2 21900248

Jerry P. Becker
Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction
Southern Illinois University
625 Wham Drive
Mail Code 4610
Carbondale, IL 62901-4610
Phone: (618) 453-4241 [O]
(618) 457-8903 [H]
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