Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Dr. Soledad A. Ulep, UP NISMED Director, and Dr. Erlina R. Ronda, Chair of the High School Mathematics Group, participated in the 13th International Congress on Mathematical Education (ICME) at the University of Hamburg, Germany on 24-31 July 2016. Dr. Ulep presented a paper titled “An Innovative Professional Development Model for Empowering Teachers in Adapting the New Philippine K to 12 Mathematics Curriculum” as member of the Discussion Group “Framing a Mathematics Teacher for the 21st Century Classroom: What? How? Why?” Dr. Ronda also presented a paper titled “Supporting Teachers in Ambitious Mathematics Teaching” in the Topic Study “Professional Development of Secondary School Mathematics Teachers.” She was also a member of the organizing team in the discussion group on mathematical discourse in instruction.