2014 (Volume 22, Number 3) issue of JSE is now available. The table of
contents can be accessed at: 2014 Table of
Contents. This issue includes six regular articles, two Research on
K-12 Statistics Education articles, two Teaching Bits, and an interview by
Allan Rossman with Josh Tabor.
As we normally
do in our November issue, we have acknowledged all of the great referees
who helped to review articles during the past year. We couldn't publish
high quality articles without the help of our many reviewers, and we are
extremely thankful for their time and effort. I also want to give a very
big thank you to Jean Scott, our Editoral Assistant, for all of her hard
work and support. Jean makes this job easy for me!
We hope you
enjoy this issue, and, as always, we welcome your feedback. The next issue
of JSE is due to be announced in March 2015.
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Statistics Education News
The 2015 United States Conference on Teaching Statistics
(USCOTS) will take place from May 28-30, 2015, at the Penn
Stater Hotel and Conference Center in State College, Pennsylvania. If you
are interested in proposing a break-out session, you have until December 8,
2014, to do so. For more details about USCOTS and for the call for
proposals, please check out: https://www.causeweb.org/uscots/
2015 Joint Statistical
Meetings will take place from August 8-13, 2015, at the Washington
State Convention Center in Seattle, Washington. On December 2, 2014, the
online system will open for topic contributed and contributed abstracts.
Other Statistics Education Journals
Education Research Journal
Statistics Education Research Journal (SERJ) is a
peer-reviewed electronic journal of the International Association for
Statistical Education (IASE) and the International Statistical Institute
(ISI). SERJ aims to advance research-based knowledge that can help
to improve the teaching, learning, and understanding of statistics or
probability at all educational levels and in both formal (classroom-based)
and informal (out-of-classroom) contexts.
STatistics Education Web (STEW)
is an online resource for peer-reviewed lesson plans for K-12 teachers. The
statistical concepts follow the recommendations of the Guidelines for
Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education (GAISE) Report: A
Pre-K-12 Curriculum Framework.
A journal for teachers of students aged 9 to 19. The journal includes
articles on teaching statistics as a specialist subject and as a support
tool for other disciplines.
in Statistics Education
A journal reporting on studies of the use of technology to improve
statistics learning at all levels, from kindergarten to graduate school and
Case Studies in Business,
Industry and Government Statistics
A journal of case studies in business, industry, and government statistics.
Statistics and Applications
This IOS Press journal is soliciting papers for its "Teaching
Section" that it launched following its Special Issue on Teaching
2009; Vol. 4, no. 4). A formal call for papers appeared in issue
#2 of 2010.
JSE is a publication of the American Statistical Association
knowledge for the improvement of statistics education at all levels,
including elementary, secondary, post-secondary, post-graduate, continuing,
and workplace education.
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