Klaus-Peter Eichler

Prof. Dr. Klaus-Peter Eichler

Professional with high knowledge in mathematics education; teacher of mathematics and physics at German secondary school; teacher, lecturer and scientist in the area of mathematics education for more than 30 years; wide experiences in the development and investigation of the mathematics education and mathematical learning processes; many years of experience in the development of curricula in the area of mathematics in school and university; co-author of textbooks in didactics of mathematics and co-author of a lot of textbooks used in German schools, for example the school textbook “Mathematikus”; founder of www.mathematikus.de

Wide experience in international teacher-trainings (Luxemburg, Austria, Chile, Kazakhstan);

Work main focuses are: Fundamental questions of the mathematics education, possibilities for the improvement of the geometry lessons, the development of the spatial abilities in the mathematic lessons, the work with heterogeneous learning groups with the aim of the support of the mathematically gifted children in the lessons, teaching mathematics and the balance between foundations and creativity.

 

Experience

Professor of mathematics and mathematics education

University of Education Schwaebisch Gmuend, Germany (April 2007 to present)

Since 2008 Director of the department for mathematics and computer science

Leader and Co-Leader of many research projects, as for example KOALA

Lecturer and visiting professor of mathematics and mathematics education
at the universities Leipzig (1988-1993), Greifswald (1994-1996), Rostock (1996-2007), Hamburg (2002-2004) and Halle (2003-2003),

Leader and Co-Leader of a lot of research projects, as for example EGOS (EU-Project)

Visiting professor of mathematics education Chimkent (Kazakhstan; spring 2015); lecturer of mathematics education at different universities of Chile (summer 2012 and summer 2015)

Scientific adviser of the Saxon Ministry of Education and also oft the Ministry of Education of the state Mecklenburg-Vorpommern by the curriculum development (mathematics, primary school)

 

Education

Dr. paed. of mathematics education (1989; APW Berlin)

Teacher of mathematics and physics (Diplom, 1979; University of Leipzig)

Skills

Computer: MacOS and Windows; Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe CS,
Language: German (native), Russian (fluent), English (intermediate), Chinese (basic)

Address:

Prof. Dr. Klaus-Peter Eichler
Heidenheimer Strasse 10
73529 Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany
Phone: +49 7171 983 452 (office), +49 157 762 007 18 (cell)
klaus-peter.eichler@ph-gmuend.de
Web: mathematikus.de