Mathematics Education Research(PER) Resource Page

Mathematics Education Research (MER) Resource Page

Journals and Conferences

Journal

Publication Period

Impact Factor (2020)

Scope

Adults Learning Mathematics - An International Journal

2/year

N/A Theoretical research of adults learning mathematics and analysis of course materials and policy developments in curriculum and assessment.
International Journal of Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education

3/year

N/A

Theoretical, and methodological research on the teaching of undergraduate and graduate math courses with different levels of difficulty such as calculus, linear algebra, and abstract algebra.
Canadian Journal of Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education

4/year

0.630

Research investigations using experimental, qualitative, ethnographic, historical, philosophical, or case study approaches, curriculum development, literature reviews, and discussion of concerns in the education industry.
Research, general.

American Educational Research Journal

6/year

3.840

Research, general.
Educational Studies in Mathematics (ESM)

3/year

1.460

Research on concerns within mathematics education as well as the methods used to study them.
International Journal of Engineering Education

18/year

0.950

Research, curriculum development (developments in educational methods technology, case studies, laboratory applications, new theoretical approaches, and educational policy).
Mathematical Thinking and Learning

6/year

1.280

Research in mathematics education from different career perspectives and focus on mathematical thinking and reasoning.
Journal of Urban Mathematics Education

9/year

N/A

Applied research in mathematical teaching and learning in urban communities (extends to other STEM disciplines).

For research applicable to outside a discipline, please see this comprehensive annotated list: https://teaching.mcmaster.ca/app/uploads/2019/08/Comprehensive-List-of-SoTL-Journals.pdf

Conferences

Conference

Period

Location

Scope/notes

International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education, North American Chapter (PME-NA)

1/year

Varies across North America Exchange of scientific information in the field of mathematical education, promote interdisciplinary research, and promote a deeper understanding of the different aspects of teaching and learning mathematics.

Canadian Undergraduate Mathematics Conference

1/year

Various Canadian Universities

Strengthens the undergraduate math community by increasing collaboration and allowing students the opportunity to discuss research.
ICME: International Congress on Mathematical Education

Quadrennial

Varies around the world

Promote reflection, collaboration, and the exchange of ideas on the teaching and learning of mathematics from primary to university level.
Association of Mathematics Teachers Educators Conference 1/year Varies around the world Devoted to the improvement of mathematics teacher education through the exchange of ideas between professors, researchers, teachers, school mathematics coordinators, policy experts, graduate students, and others.
International Conference on Pure, Applied and Computational Mathematics Multiple times per year Multiple locations, varies around the world Provides a forum for academic scientists, researchers, and research scholars to exchange their most recent innovations, discuss trends and concerns as well as the challenges encountered, and solutions adopted.
Adults Learning Mathematics (ALM) Conference 1/year Vancouver Brings together academic researchers to discuss adults and mathematics, with a focus on numeracy, statistical literacy, and ethnomathematics.