mother kangaroo, 18/12/1949

Come sail your ships around me
And burn your bridges down
We make a little history, baby
Every time you come around
Nick Cave
versión española      

Born in Valencia, Spain, in 1948. I am currently Professor Emeritus at the Departamento de Didàctica de la Matemàtica of the Universitat de València Estudi General, where I have been working since 1975.  In 2008 and 2009 I also worked as a Researcher at the Departamento de Matemática Educativa of the CINVESTAV of IPN, Mexico, DF. Since 2006-2007 I am visiting professor at the Departamento de Didáctica de la Matemática de la Universidad de Granada.

I am honorary president of the Societat d’Educació Matemàtica de la Comunitat Valenciana “al-Khwārizmī”, having been its president from its founding in 1993 until 2006.

I was director of the Colegio Mayor “Luis Vives” from november 1998 to september 2007. Click here to see a list of the rock, jazz & other musics events I organised there. In Arqtist magazine #3 I have published a text on the history of  Colegio Mayor Luis Vives's building, entitled “A wounded building”.

I have referenced here the books I have written or edited, some selected texts I have written as a mathematics educator, and also some works outside mathematics education. (See also my page at Research Gate, and at

I also include recent or ongoing events in which I am involved:

  past activities