|Date:||Wednesday, April 3, 2019|
|Speaker:||Prof. Inna Tokar
Department of Mathematics
City College of NY, CUNY
innatokar AT gmail DOT com
|Title:||History of Mathematics Education for Gifted Students in the former Soviet Union|
This presentation will examine programs for mathematically talented students in the former Soviet Union.
Special emphases will be given to the boarding schools for gifted students at Moscow, Novosibirsk, St. Petersburg and Kiev Universities.
The origins and history of education for gifted students in the former Soviet Union will be discussed. Specifically, the following questions will be considered: