## Announcement: National Conference in Science and Mathematics Education

The University of the Philippines National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (UP NISMED) will hold a **National Conference in Science and Mathematics Education** on October 22-24, 2013 at UP NISMED, Diliman, Quezon City. The objectives of the conference are the following:

- Promote lesson study as a professional development model to enhance the capability of teachers in implementing the K to 12 Curriculum for Mathematics and Science
- Promote teaching of science through inquiry and teaching of mathematics through problem solving in lesson study;
- Provide a forum for discussing lesson study and sharing of lesson study experiences and research results related to lesson study; and,
- Initiate a local network on lesson study.

The conference is open to all mathematics educators, teachers, and school administrators.

For more information about the conference, visit the UP NISMED website.