An Investigative Approach To K-8 Mathematics Instruction, 2nd Edition
Consistent with NCTM standards, this book employs an investigative approach to elementary mathematics instruction. This philosophy is based on three central tenets: 1) making mathematics relevant to the everyday lives of children 2) making it problem-base or inquiry-based and 3) making it...
Published August 14th 2012 by Routledge
Constructive Adaptive Expertise
This volume focuses on two related questions that are central to both the psychology of mathematical thinking and learning and to the improvement of mathematics education: What is the nature of arithmetic expertise? How can instruction best promote it? Contributors from a variety of specialities,...
Published December 31st 2002 by Routledge
An Investigative Approach To K-8 Mathematics Instruction
Description This text is the product of a seven year effort to develop an elementary mathematics methods text that fully implements the NCTM standards for mathematics teaching and learning. These standards do not recommend a band-aid approach to reform, that is, supplementing existing practices...
Published October 12th 1998 by Routledge