A presentation by Mark Green at the AMS Committee on Education meeting, October 2014
Remarks at the TPSE Math meeting, June 22, 2014
Challenges / Values / Outcomes: A presentation at the TPSE Math meeting, June 21, 2014
Questions and Challenges for the Mathematics Community: We welcome your input on any of the topics outlined below - before, during or after the June 20-22 meeting. Comments may be posted here, emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, or tweeted to @tpsemath (meeting hashtag #TPSE2014).Read more
These comments were written on cards distributed at the TPSE Math Panel at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Baltimore on January 17, 2014. In no particular order:Read more
Eric M. Friedlander's AMS Retiring Presidential Address, given at the Joint Mathematics Meetings, January 16, 2014
Audio and PowerPoint presentation here.Read more
A panel invited by the TPSE Math organizing group led the project’s first discussion of issues facing undergraduate mathematics education. Panel members were Michele Cahill, Carnegie Corporation of New York; Jo Handelsman, Yale University; Brit Kirwan, University of Maryland; Joan Leitzel, Ohio Mathematics Initiative; Congressman Jerry McNerney, California’s 9th District, PhD in Mathematics; and Phillip Griffiths, moderator, Institute for Advanced Study.
The following is a summary of remarks from both panel members and attendees.Read more
by Peter March
We are interested in systemic change in postsecondary mathematics education. Over the last several decades there has been a remarkably large - and documentable - amount of local change in mathematics departments across the country. Yet, local change has not led to global, systemic change.
Why not?Read more
The mathematical sciences play a foundational and crosscutting role in enabling substantial advances across a broad array of fields: medicine, engineering, technology, biology, chemistry, computer science, social sciences, and others. The delivery of excellent post-secondary mathematics education is essential to the present and future wellbeing of our nation and its citizens.Read more