The new website of the graduate program in science and math education (PPGECM) of the Federal University of Pará (UFPA) is now available. The page was developed from the standard template, using criteria of usability and portability.

Mathematics education and education of the deaf: some approaches

In this book the authors discuss the education of people with special educational Needs (SEN), with a view to the mathematics education of the deaf through the Brazilian sign language (Libras). Present communication related issues in deaf education, highlighting the correlation between the teaching of mathematics and Pounds. From the knowledge of signs, propose activities aimed at teaching the basic operations.