Department of Mathematics and Science Education

Phone: +468162000
Address:
Svante Arrhenius väg 20 A, Arrheniuslaboratorierna, Frescati
S-10691 Stockholm
Sweden


Department projects

Grade one students’ acquisition of foundational number sense in Sweden and England: A comparative analysis of the roots of systemic mathematical underachievement
01/01/2016 - 31/12/2020

This project seeks to understand, and then provide support for teachers and parents in improving it, Swedish pupils underachievement on international tests of mathematical competence. In so doing two factors currently hidden in Swedish educational discourses, particularly rece...


Teaching traditions and learning. Comparative didactic analysis of science education and physical education and health in Sweden, Switzerland and France
01/01/2013 - 31/12/2017
Lärare inom olika ämnestraditioner, ämnen och kontexter undervisar på olika sätt. Trots att lärares sätt att undervisa har visat sig ha stor betydelse för elevers lärande, och trots att mycket pengar, tid och energi lagts på att...

Multilingual students´ meaning-making in school biology and physics - an interdisciplinary study on subject and language
01/01/2014 - 31/12/2016
Flerspråkiga elevers meningsskapande i skolämnena biologi och fysik - en tvärvetenskaplig studie av ämne och språk Att lära sig naturvetenskap innebär stora svårigheter för flerspråkiga elever, både för nyanlän...

NORMA 17: The 8th Nordic Conference on Research in Mathematics Education
01/11/2016 - 30/11/2016

The Eighth Nordic Conference on Mathematics Education, NORMA 17 will take place in Stockholm, Sweden, the 30 May – 2 June 2017. The theme for the conference is Nordic research in mathematics education.

The conference is hosted by the Department of mathematics and science...


Adults' mathematics: In work and for school
01/01/2011 - 31/12/2015
School knowledge versus everyday knowledge is a fundamental issue in mathematics education. The objective of this research project is to describe, analyze and understand adults´ mathematics-containing work competences - including social, ethnic and gender related aspects - in rel...


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Last updated on 2017-12-06 at 09:44