Mathematics Education Research

Timeline created by victoria.bonaccorso
  • First Chair of Education @ a University

  • Earliest Educ ation Lectures

  • Felix Klein advocates for Teacher knowledge

    He advocated that teachers know mathematics well enough to undertake independent reseach.
  • First US Professorship in Education @ Iowa

  • New York College for the Training of Teachers established.

  • New York College for the Training of Teachers affiliated with columbia University

  • Poincare stresses mathematical logic.

  • France - government decree to reform geometry teaching

  • American Mathematical Society President calls for unification of mathematical branches

  • International Commission on the Teaching of Mathematics Proposed

  • International Commission on the Teaching of Mathematics Formed

  • First doctoral degree in Mathematics Education

  • Reports of Math Ed Lectures in US, Great Britan, Germany, & Belgium

  • Study of Secondary Mathematics Teaching

    International Congresses of mathematics elect to study mathematics teaching
  • Marking of the Beginning of Efforts Reform School Mathematics

    Based on reports from International Commission on the teaching of Mathematics
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    US Courses in Education at Universities

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    Klein in Gottingen

    Create a center for applied mathematics and technology. Proposed unification of Prussian tech institutes and universities, but unification did not occur.
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    Germany & US conduct emperical studies on education

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    Establishment of Normal Schools