The Mathematics Educational Research Unit brings together a group of internationally active researchers in mathematics education to work on a range of current issues, including:

  • problems and problem solving in mathematics
  • mathematical modeling
  • integration of mathematics and science
  • mathematical literacies
  • mathematics teacher knowledge and practice
  • learning and teaching mathematics in multilingual settings (e.g. ESL, immersion etc.)
  • mathematics classroom discourse and interaction
  • assessment in mathematics
  • design research in mathematics education

MERU is part of the Faculty of Education, University of Ottawa