Pedagogical work of Mihailo PetroviĆ Alas (1868-1943)

Vojislav Andrić

The aim of this text is to look back on the creativity of Mihailo Petrović Alas, a well-known Serbian mathematician and the founder of the Belgrade Mathematical School, on the occasion of his 150th anniversary. The text deals with his contributions to mathematical teaching, as well as the influence of his pedagogical ideas on the development of mathematics in Serbia until these days.