Saturday, January 16, 2010
Boston College, Boston, USA 14 April 2010
Mathematics Education Seminar
Venue: McGuinn Hall 521, Boston College
The lecture focuses on selected aspects of mathematics education in Singapore that have significant impact on high achievement of its students. It provides selected insights on the role of curriculum development, structures in the education system that support curriculum implementation, textbooks, teacher training, assessment and testing, and societal expectations on student outcomes.
A group of people from the schools districts, department of education as well as faculty members of Boston College, Boston University and Harvard University were at the seminar.