Mathematics and Science Education

Biblioteket Campus Östersund

Educational research focuses on issues of teaching and learning. Mathematics and Science Education thus focuses on questions about teaching and learning that are particularly relevant to the specific subject content, for example based on the characteristics of the subject. Mathematics and Science Education can thus be said to constitute a bridge between the content of the subject on the one hand, and studies and theories about learning and teaching processes on the other hand.

At Mid Sweden University, research is conducted in several areas within Mathematics and Science Education. For example, there is research focusing on different aspects of language and communication, research focusing on systematic and large-scale evaluations, and several projects are practice-based, that is, they take place in close collaboration with municipalities, schools, or teachers.

Ongoing Research Projects

Digital textbooks in practice

The study focuses on students' learning and motivation in science education and mathematics teaching with the aim to find critical factors for successful teaching with digital teaching aids. Both...

Nina Eliasson

Universitetslektor|Senior Lecturer

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Liselott Flodén

Docent |Senior lecturer

010-142 85 36

Pia Heidtmann


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Helena Johansson

Universitetslektor|Senior Lecturer

010-142 85 13

Malin Norberg

Universitetslektor|Senior Lecturer

010-142 83 46

Magnus Oskarsson

Universitetslektor|Senior Lecturer

010-142 82 45

Anna-Karin Westman

Universitetslektor|Senior Lecturer

010-142 80 55

Magnus Österholm

Professor, Gäst|Visiting Professor