Teachers' Reports, 1952-1963
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Brief Description: Weekly progress and summary reports submitted by secondary school teachers in Barrington, Blue Island, Elmhurst, Gurnee, Pekin, St. Charles and Urbana, Illinois; Elkhart, Indiana; Cambridge and Newton, Massachusetts; St. Louis, Missouri; Astoria and Portland, Oregon and communities in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Hawaii, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Utah, Washington and West Virginia to the University of Illinois Committee on School Mathematics and correspondence with participating and pilot schools concerning conferences, teaching methods, course materials, demonstration classes, observation notes, teachers' comments, coordinators' visits and speaking engagements and applications for admission to the program.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 10/13/5
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Committee on School Mathematics
Volume: 10.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 9/27/74
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1013005.pdf
Arrangement: Chronological
Biographical Note for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Committee on School Mathematics :

In December 1951, the Colleges of Education, Engineering and Liberal Arts and Sciences established the University of Illinois Committee on School Mathematics (UICSM) to investigate a new pedagogy for high school mathematics.1 Since then, UICSM has developed instructional materials for use in grades 7-12, for experimental use throughout the country.2

In 1971, the Mathematics Curriculum Development Project (UICSM) was first listed.3

1. Max Beberman, "UICSM: Fifteen Years of Experimentation" in Beberman Folder, RS 10/12/1, Box 21, University of Illinois Archives.

2. UICSM Mathematics Project, June 1970, p. 1, including bibliography of publications on secondary school mathematics curricula, and UICSM textbooks.

3. Staff Directory, 1970-71, p. 47.

Subject Index
Secondary Schools
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Languages of Materials
English [eng]