Our Vision
Our Vision
The vision of the BYU Math Education Department is that students in mathematics classrooms at all levels (elementary, secondary, and postsecondary) will be engaged in authentic mathematical work; will develop deep, connected understanding of mathematics; and will be empowered to effectively use their mathematical knowledge outside the classroom.

News

Mentor Teachers
Mentor Teachers
August 31, 2022
Tenille Cannon and Sharon Christensen were recently awarded a grant to work with mentor teachers. They have answered a few questions about this award below. What was the genesis of the ...
Congratulations Malissia!
Congratulations Malissia!
August 29, 2022
Malissia Perkins was awarded the outstanding student award from the Mathematics Education department for Fall Semester 2022. She will be doing her student teaching fall semester and gradua...
Teachers’ Responses to Instances of Student Mathematical Thinking with Varied Potential to Support Student Learning
Teachers’ Responses to Instances of Student Mathematical Thinking with Varied Potential to Support Student Learning
July 7, 2022
Keith Leatham and Blake Peterson recently published an article titled “Teachers’ Responses to Instances of Student Mathematical Thinking with Varied Potential to Support Student Learning” i

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.