FROM THE 1980s: President's Annual Address: 58th Annual Meeting

  • FROM THE 1980s: President's Annual Address: 58th Annual Meeting

    Shirley Hill
    The main focus of the president's address is communicating recommendations for school mathematics summarized in the document “An Agenda for Action”. It defines three major problems and presents analysis of a set of recommendations  on how to improve the situation. Recommendations covers eight major categories, from “Problem solving” to “Public support for mathematics instruction”. It is noted that problem in mathematics education can only be solved by the cooperation of all sectors of our society.