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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Akamai Foundation today announced that it has awarded three high school math students with scholarships for their placement in the recent U.S.A. Mathematical Olympiad.
A culture of neglect and, at some age levels, outright social ostracism, is derailing a generation of students, especially girls, deemed the very best in mathematics, according to a new study.
By Mills, Jamie D The teaching of statistics at the elementary and secondary level is a relatively new expansion of the curriculum.
Reform efforts in science and mathematics education have received much attention over the last few years. Although much of the reform activity has focused on K-12 levels of education, there has also been significant activity at the college level.
The American Mathematical Monthly is a mathematical journal founded by Benjamin Finkel in 1894. It is published 10 times per year by the Mathematical Association of America (MAA). It has been available online at the MAA’s website since 1997. This journal publishes articles, notes, and other features about mathematics and the profession. It is intended for a wide audience of mathematicians, from undergraduate students to research professionals. Articles are chosen on the basis of their...
MAA FOCUS is a newsmagazine published for the Mathematical Association of America. It features news items and short articles of interest to the organization’s members. The magazine was established in 1981 and published 9 times a year until 2009, when it switched to bimonthly publications. 2008 circulation was 22,400 copies. Marcia P. Sward was the first editor of the magazine (1981-1985). The current managing editor is Lois Baron. Image Caption: MAA FOCUS front cover, January 2009 issue....