Edita Šimčíková

Edita Šimčíková, PhD.
She is a specialist in the Department of Mathematical Education, Faculty of Education, University of Prešov. She teaches mathematical disciplines in the fields of Preschool and Elementary Education and Special Education; Bachelor’s degree programmes of Preschool and Elementary Education and Education of Mentally Handicapped and Master’s degree programme of Teaching in the Primary Education. Her research interests include: mathematical education in pre-primary stage, incorporation of alternative pedagogical approaches to teaching process in the 1st stage of primary schools, monitoring of the needs of a newly inducted teacher as a determinant of undergraduate mathematical training of elementary teachers, cognitive aspects of mathematical education, comparison of primary mathematics in Slovakia and abroad.

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