Friday, May 12

9:30-10:00           Registration of participants (1st floor)

10:00-10:30         Welcome coffee (Room 702)

10:30-10:40         Opening of the conference (Room 702)

Plenary talks (Room 702)

10:40-11:20         Competency-Based Education. Dace Namsone

11:20-12:00         Can Arithmetics be Called a Real Art or Even Something Greater and What Might Happen After That. Romualdas Kašuba


12:00-13:00         Lunch break (1st floor)


 Parallel sessions


Room 601

Room 702


Inquiry - Based Pupils’ Activity in the Primary School

Ineta Helmane

Normal Forms of Triangles

Pēteris Daugulis


Competences Approach in the Implementation of the Subject Computing and Students' Logical and Algorithmic Thinking Development

Ojārs Krūmiņš, Viesturs Vēzis

On the Non-Symmetry and Non-Inverse Symmetry of Mathematical Mind

Eugenijus Paliokas


Mathematics Academic Heritage Actuality in the Basic Education


Elfrīda Krastiņa, Elga Drelinga, Anita Sondore

Mathematical Coursebooks for Pupils of the Third Form of Latvian and Lithuanian Schools in 1970s

Algirdas Ažubalis, Rugilė Žilėnaitė


We Help Z Generation to Learn Mathematics

Ieva Malaukytė

Aivars Liepa - Scientist and an Outstanding Educator, Mathematical Thought Promoter in Latvia

Jānis Cepītis


The Mathematics Achievement in Grade 9th: Testing Predictability Gradient Hypothesis

Anita Pipere, Inta Mieriņa

About Some Pedagogical and Mathematical Aspects in Teaching of Mathematics

Jānis Mencis


Combinatorics Problems with Parameters

Anita Sondore, Pēteris Daugulis


15:00-15:30         Coffee break (Room 702)

Parallel sessions


Room 601

Room 702


Simulation and Visualisation Tools in Teaching Mathematics

Svetlana Asmuss, Natalja Budkina

How to Prepare Pupils for Geometry Problem Solving at Mathematical Olympiads

Maruta Avotina


About Mistakes in Student Works

Inese Bula

The Statistics of the Open Mathematical Olympiad

Simona Klodža


The Theoretical and Practical Aspects of Financial Mathematics Teaching

Sergejs Hilkevics, Galina Hilkevica

Magic Polyiamonds and Their Usage

Elīna Buliņa



Sharing the Experience of Teaching Mathematics with Moodle

Janina Kaminskienė, Daiva Rimkuvienė

Solving Math Problems Using Recurrence Relations

Agnese Šuste


Quaternions as Possible Topics for Course and Praxis Works for Bachelor Students in Mathematics

Aleksandrs Šostaks, Ingrīda Uļjane

Extramural Studies for High School Students – Still Attractive?

Annija Varkale



19:00     Conference dinner.Restaurant Klīversala at the Castle Of LightAddress: Mūkusalas iela 3, Rīga (Latvian National Library, 1st floor)


Saturday, May 13

Room 702

10:00-10:20         Compensative Course in Mathematics – Help for Students. Baiba Aboltina

10:20-10:40         Regional Mathematical Olympiads of Pupils in Lithuania. Edmundas Mazėtis

10:40-11:00         Issues of School and Higher Education Institution Succession in Course of Mathematical Analysis. Dzintra Damberga

11:00-11:20         On the Support for First Year Students to Master Mathematics' Basic Level. Anna Vintere, Sarmite Cernajeva


Plenary talk

11:20-12:00         Distinguished Features of Mathematics: Once and Now. Andrejs Cibulis


12:00-12:10        Closing of the conference

12:10     Coffee break (Room 601)