Our Mission
Our Mission
The mission of the BYU Department of Mathematics Education is to prepare excellent teachers, teacher educators, and researchers in mathematics education, in an informed, reflective and continually renewing process.

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Students’ Application of Concavity and Inflection Points to Real-world Contexts
Students’ Application of Concavity and Inflection Points to Real-world Contexts
November 11, 2019
In mathematics education, much of what is taught connects to the outside world. However, there are often disconnects between how students learn math in math courses and how they use or appl...
Thanks to Pat Fossat!
Thanks to Pat Fossat!
October 15, 2019
We'd like to say "thanks" to Pat Fossat for his two years as a CFA in the Department of Mathematics Education. He is now teaching at Lake Mountain Middle School in Saratoga Springs.
Congratulations to Miriam Beazer!
Congratulations to Miriam Beazer!
September 11, 2019
Congratulations to Miriam Beazer who was the recipient of the Mathematics Education Outstanding Student award for Fall Semester 2019. She will be student teaching this semester and will be ...

About MEA

BYU Mathematics Education Association

Mathematics: Education for Eternity 

MEA is a student organization with a goal to provide all students interested in mathematics education with additional tools and resources  to help them become better math educators and also to promote unity among the students within the math education major.

MEA activities are designed to help the BYU students incorporate this motto into their education and their future careers.  Activities provided by the association include lectures, workshops and socials  which are intended to enrich the education of the members in ways that they will be able to pass on to their future students.