Prof. Dr. Joëlle Vlassis

Joëlle Vlassis

Associate professor

Forschungsthemen Teachers' beliefs, Algebraic thinking, Problem based mathematics education, Mathematics and language, Socio-cultural approaches
Fakultät oder Zentrum Fakultät für Geisteswissenschaften, Erziehungswissenschaften und Sozialwissenschaften
Department Fachbereich Erziehungswissenschaft und Sozialarbeit
Postadresse Université du Luxembourg
Maison des Sciences Humaines
11, Porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Büroadresse MSH, E03 35-190
Telefon (+352) 46 66 44 9274

Joëlle Vlassis is associated professor in mathematics education. Her main research interests are in the field of arithmetic and algebra (students from 3 to 14 years old), as well as in issues related to the transition from preschool to primary and from primary to secondary school in these domains. As a primary teacher with several years of experience, she is particularly interested in professional development programmes for teachers. Her work is based on qualitative research methodologies such as collaborative or action research.

Research interests

  • Algebraic thinking,
  • Mathematical learning and language use,
  • Development of symbolization,
  • Problems solving,
  • Early number competencies in preschool,
  • Teachers’ beliefs and professional development.

Last updated on: Freitag, den 14. Dezember 2018

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Last updated on: 14 Dez 2018