Centro de Modelamiento Matemático - CMM
Universidad de Chile 2007
Our goal at CMM To establish meaningful and productive relationships
between advanced mathematics and all endeavors of modern society
|National Institute of Education of Singapore and CMM sign a Memorandum of Understanding|
"For us, this agreement has a special significance, not only is important for the Center, it is important for the Education in
Professor Wong, Head of the Mathematics Department and Mathematics Education Group of NIE, thanked to members of theCMM for possibility to know the activities carried out by the Center in mathematics education. "Some of the projects that you are involved are addressing the same problems that we face. We do not have all the answers and we are here to learn from you, "added Wong.
The co-operation between both institutions will pursue visits by and exchange
of graduate and undergraduate students for study and research, visits by and
interchange of staff for research, exchange of information and joint research
activities and/or workshops, including the area of mathematics education.
CMM’ s researchers
involved in education are working on the preparation of standards for the training
of Elementary school teachers, that project is part of INICIA, an initiative of
the Ministry of Education of Chile. Patricio Felmer said these standards will
be evaluated by a team of Singaporean researchers from NIE, headed by Prof.
About the work done by the team of CMM, Wong Khoon Yoong said: "I am very
impressed by what you have done, may be I will take some of your ideas."
The National Institute of Education of
|Date : 09-01-2009|