Richard Billstein discusses receiving his M. A. and Ed. D. in Mathematical Education at the University of Montana, Missoula before becoming a professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences in 1972. He describes working with the teacher training program, where he focused on curriculum development for middle schools, and new technology being utilized in the mathematics field. Billstein also describes the benefits of working at a smaller university and his experiences working with students over the years.
Department of Mathematical Sciences; Mathematics students; Mathematics education
University of Montana Department of Mathematical Sciences Oral History Project, OH 412, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (12 p.: 28 cm.)
Billstein, Richard, "Richard Billstein Interview, November 10, 1999" (1999). University of Montana Department of Mathematical Sciences Oral History Project. 10.