dinsdag 18 februari 2014

We’ll need new kinds of maths skills in the future – and new educational practices

"The nature of the mathematical skills required from competent citizens is changing. Gone are the days of inertly applying and performing standard calculations. The mathematical minds of the future will need to understand how different economic, social, technological and work-related processes can be mathematically represented or modelled."
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2 opmerkingen:

  1. "We want to promote mathematical thinking so that future minds can recognise the mathematical aspects in their environments,” says Academy Professor Erno Lehtinen from the University of Turku, the project’s principal investigator."
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  2. Gaat de Nobelprijs voor economie de laatste tijd ook niet naar (halve) wiskundigen ;-).

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