Papers to serve as background for the discussion

English, L. D., (2015) STEM: Challenges and opportunities for mathematics education. In Beswick, K., Muir, T., & Wells, J. (Eds.). Proceedings of 39th Psychology of Mathematics Education conference, Vol. 1, pp. 4-18. Hobart, Australia: PME.

Gravemeijer, K. (2010) Mathematics Education and the Information Society. In Ara├║jo A., Fernandes A., Azevedo A., & Rodrigues, J.F. (Eds.) Educational Interfaces between Mathematics and Industry, Conference Proceedings, p.p. 243-252. Bedford, MA USA: Comap, Inc.

Quarteroni, A. (2009) Mathematical models in science and engineering. Notices of the American Mathematical Society. 56(1), 10-19.

Steen, L. A., (1998). The future of mathematics education. In Curriculum Handbook (Chapter 4). Retrieved from http://www.ascd.org/publications/curriculum-handbook/409.aspx.