|Conference: ICTMT4 - The Fourth International Conference on Technology in Mathematics Teaching |
Organized by: The Centre for Teaching Mathematics at the University of Plymouth and the University College of St. Mark and St. John, Plymouth.
Field: Mathematics, Computer Science, Education, IT
Description: The strands of the conference will be in conjunction with the themes of ICTMT and will be Â· using technology in the teaching and learning of mathematics in schools Â· using technology in the teaching and learning of mathematics in college and university Â· applications of technology to teaching other subjects which are also of interest to mathematics educators Â· applications of technology in industry and commerce which are also of interest to mathematics educators
A solar eclipse provides a special theme: There is a major event of astronomical interest on 11th August 1999 with a total eclipse of the sun. One of the best places in Europe to experience the totality of the eclipse is in the South West of England. The conference has been organised around this date and in the strand “applications of technology to teaching other subjects which are also of interest to mathematics educators” the application of mathematics to astronomy will feature prominently. Throughout the week there will be activities associated with the eclipse
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