The mission of FI-US is to establish a comprehensive network of collaborating researchers, teachers and developers. The activities of FI-US focus on:
- Supporting development of teachers' classroom assessment practices.
- Design of comparative achievement studies.
- Developing curricula
at several levels of detail, from teaching, learning and assessment trajectories to classroom materials for teachers and students.
- Building leadership capacity in school districts through professional communities.
- Collaboration in education (e.g. exchange of graduate
The tower of the Old Main building on University of Colorado's campus in front of the Flatirons in Boulder.
(c) Freudenthal Institute US & Freudenthal Institute for Science and Mathematics Education 2013
FIUS: mathematics education, development and research
In 2003 the Freudenthal Institute - USA (FI-US) was established as a result of the collaboration that had existed for years already
between the Wisconsin Center for Education Research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
in the USA and the Freudenthal Institute.
In Fall 2005, FI-US relocated to the University of Colorado at Boulder
The Freudenthal Institute for Science and Mathematics
Education (FI) aims to improve education in the fields of arithmetic, mathematics, and the sciences, with a focus on primary, secondary
and vocational education. FIsme works towards achieving these objectives through research, teaching, curriculum development and services.
2014, the Freudenthal Institute for Science and Mathematics Education and the Center for STEM Learning
University of Colorado Boulder established a cooperative partnership.
International Society for Design and Development in Education: Sept 22 - 25, 2015
Realistic Mathematics Education Conference: Sept 18 - 20, 2015