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Travel to Ecuador, Nicaragua or the Philippines during winter break Dec. 27, 2016 to Jan. 9, 2017. Application deadline Sunday, Sept. 18. Apply for ASB

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Mathematics Education

The field of mathematics education encompasses the study of how mathematical ideas are learned by the human mind, what techniques and strategies enhance the learning and retention of mathematics, and how the teaching of mathematics can be improved.

View the University of Idaho Mathematics Education Initiatives.

Rob Ely

Associate Professor

Brink Hall 314

(208) 885-6740

Research: Mathematics Education
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Cynthia Piez

Senior Instructor

Brink Hall 321

(208) 885-5976

Research: Mathematics Education
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Kirk Trigsted

Director of Polya


(208) 885-5717

Research: Mathematics Education
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David Yopp


Brink Hall 313

Research: Mathematics Education
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Physical Address:
Brink Hall 300

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1103
Moscow, ID 83844-1103

Phone: (208) 885-6742

Fax: (208) 885-5843


Web: Department of Mathematics