2010 News archive

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December 2010
IISME in 2011 | Calendar sneak peek   View Summary
3 December 2010
Take a sneak peek at some of the exciting events IISME has in the works for 2011.
July 2010
Sydney to host Conference of the Learning Sciences   View Summary
7 July 2010
IISME deputy director Michael Jacobson and the CoCo Research Centre have won the bid to host the International Conference of the Learning Sciences in 2012. (2 July 2010) .
June 2010
In focus: The state of education in mathematics   View Summary
2 June 2010
Worrying trends in the study of mathematics by Australia's high school students indicate the need for closer consideration of HSC subject choices.
March 2010
2010 Conference: submission deadline extended   View Summary
25 March 2010
The 2010 UniServe Science/IISME Conference will be held from Wednesday 29th September to Friday 1st October.
Discussing the national curriculum   View Summary
25 March 2010
IISME is in the process of hosting a series of discussion forums on the new national curricula in the Sciences and Mathematics.
International speaker on science and mathematics learning   View Summary
25 March 2010
Professor Stella Vosniadou, director of the Cognitive Science Laboratory at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, and adjunct professor at the University of Adelaide will discuss the problem of conceptual change in the learning of science and mathematics and the role of instructional analogies.
IISME launch a success   View Summary
17 March 2010
The Institute was officially launched on the 26 of February 2010. Members of the mathematics, science and education communities joined us in celebration on this inaugural day. Find out more about the launch on our events page.