I have taught mathematics in upper secondary education, and in the teacher education at UiA, and am now working on a phd about the mathematics course in the secondary vocational education programmes in Norway. Interested in PhD candidates rights and responsibilities, and board member of Tekna UiA and Tekna Vest-Agder.
My doctoral dissertation is about students' experiences and possible learning in mathematics in the secondary vocational education programmes in Norway. My research interests are vocational mathematics, workplace mathematics, mathematics in the vocational education, mathematical modeling and studies of pupils in mathematics classrooms. I am also interested in critical mathematics education, and mathematics within different cultural contexts than the Norwegian context.
Member of the mathematics didactics research group at UiA, and project member of the research project 'Teaching interventions in mathematics' https://www.cristin.no/app/projects/show.jsf?id=441484 in cooperation with UiT.
A poster from this project was presented at PME2014.
Sundtjønn, Trude; Opheim, Linda Gurvin; Simensen, Anita Movik. TEACHING INTERVENTIONS IN MATHEMATICS. The International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (PME); 2014-07-15 - 2014-07-20 UiT UIA
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