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Jerry P. Becker

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FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT -- ICME-9
Posted: Aug 10, 1998 7:42 PM
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FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT ICME9 (TOKYO/MAKUHARI 2000)

The National Organizing Committee for the 9th International Congress on
Mathematical Education (ICME9) on behalf of the International Commission on
Mathematical Instruction (ICMI), is pleased to announce that ICME9 will be
held in Tokyo/Makuhari, Japan, from July 31 to August 6, 2000. Makuhari is
located between the center of Tokyo and Tokyo International Airport
(Narita).

Secretariat of ICME9
c/o Prof. Toshio Sawada
Department of Mathematics
Science University of Tokyo
26 Wakamiya, Shinjuku-ku
162-0827 Tokyo Japan

E-mail: icme9@ma.kagu.sut.ac.jp

URL: http://www.ma.kagu.sut.ac.jp/~icme9/

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Chairperson: Prof. Hiroshi Fujita

NATIONAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

President: Prof. Hiroshi Fujita
Chairperson: Prof. Yoshishige Sugiyama
Secretary: Prof. Toshio Sawada

MAJOR EVENTS

Plenary Lecture
International Round Table
Regular Lecture
Working Group for Action (WGA)
Topic Study Group (TSG)
Poster Presentation
ICMI Study Group
ICMI General Assembly
Social Activities
Exibitions

*English is the main official language and Japanese is a subsidiary
official language.

PLENARY SPEAKERS

Hiroshi Fujita (Japan)
Mogens Niss (Denmark)
Terezinha Nunes (Brazil/United Kingdom)
Erich Ch. Wittmann (Germany)

INTERNATIONAL ROUND TABLE

Moderator : Lee Peng Yee (Singapore)

TITLES OF WGA ( = WORKING GROUP FOR ACTION)

WGA 1: Mathematics Education in Pre- and Primary School
WGA 2: Mathematics Education in Junior Secondary School
WGA 3: Mathematics Education in Senior Secondary School
WGA 4: Mathematics Education in Two-Year Colleges and Other Tertiary
Institutions
WGA 5: Mathematics Education in Universities
WGA 6: Adult and Life-long Education in Mathematics
WGA 7: The Professional Pre- and In-service Education of Mathematics
Teachers
WGA 8: Research , Practice and Theory of Mathematics Education
WGA 9: Communication and Language in Mathematics Education
WGA 10: Assessment in Mathematics Education
WGA 11: The Use of Technology in Mathematics Education
WGA 12: The Social and Political Dimensions of Mathematics Education
WGA 13: History and Culture in Mathematics Education

TITLES OF TSG ( = TOPIC STUDY GROUP)

TSG 1: The Teaching and Learning of Algebra
TSG 2: The Teaching and Learning of Geometry
TSG 3: The Teaching and Learning of Calculus
TSG 4: The Teaching and Learning of Statistics
TSG 5: Teaching and Learning Aids and Materials in Mathematics Education
(Hands-on)
TSG 6: Distance Learning in Mathematics Education
TSG 7: The Use of Multimedia in Mathematics Education
TSG 8: Vocational Mathematics Education
TSG 9: Mathematical Modeling and Links between Mathematics and Other
Subjects
TSG 10: The Trends in Mathematics and the Mathematical Sciences: Their
Reflections on
Mathematics Education
TSG 11: Problem Solving in Mathematics Education
TSG 12: Proof and Proving in Mathematics Education
TSG 13: Mathematical Learning and Cognitive Processes
TSG 14: Constructivism in Mathematics Education
TSG 15: Mathematics Education for Students with Special Needs
TSG 16: Creativity in Mathematics Education and the Education of Gifted
Students
TSG 17: Mathematics Education and Equity
TSG 18: Mathematics Competitions and Mathematics Education
TSG 19: Entrance Examinations and Public Examinations in Mathematics
Education
TSG 20: Art and Mathematics Education
TSG 21: Ethnomathematics
TSG 22: Topics in Mathematics Education in Asian Countries
TSG 23: TIMSS and Comparative Studies in Mathematics Education

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ICME9 AND WISH TO
RECEIVE THE SECOND ANNOUNCEMENT, PLEASE
COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION
(Please use BLOCK CAPITALS or TYPE):

Prof./Dr./Mr./Ms.
Female/Male
Name (family name) (first name) (middle name)
Affiliation
Mailing Address
Postal Code
Country
Telephone number
Fax number
E-mail address

AND SEND TO:

Secretariat of ICME9
c/o Prof. Toshio Sawada
Department of Mathematics
Science University of Tokyo
26 Wakamiya, Shinjuku-ku
162-0827 Tokyo, Japan

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Please feel free to distribute the First Announcement information.
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Jerry P. Becker
Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL 62901-4610 USA
Fax: (618)453-4244
Phone: (618)453-4241 (office)
E-mail: JBECKER@SIU.EDU





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