Richard Billstein Interview, November 10, 1999

Interviewee

Richard Billstein

Interviewer

Charles Myers

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Description

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.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Department of Mathematical Sciences; Mathematics students; Mathematics education

Original Date

11-10-1999

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

University of Montana Department of Mathematical Sciences Oral History Project, OH 412, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 412-010

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (12 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:32:48 minutes

Local Filename

OH_412_010.mp3; OH_412_010.pdf

Richard Billstein Interview, November 10, 1999

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