Learners Generating Examples
This book explains and demonstrates the teaching strategy of asking learners to construct their own examples of mathematical objects. The authors show that the creation of examples can involve transforming and reorganizing knowledge and that, although this is usually done by authors and teachers,...
Published May 16th 2005 by Routledge
Fundamental Constructs in Mathematics Education is a unique sourcebook crafted from classic texts, research papers and books in mathematics education. Linked together by the editors' narrative, the book provides a fascinating examination of, and insight into, key constructs in mathematics education...
Published January 21st 2004 by Routledge
The Discipline of Noticing
Central to caring professions such as teaching is the need to notice and be sensitive to the experiences of pupils and teachers. Starting from this position, Researching Your Own Practice demonstrates that in order to develop your professional practice you must first develop your own sensitivities...
Published October 24th 2001 by Routledge
Series: Lancaster Pamphlets
Mason provides concise coverage of the entire Cold War, paying particular attention to the Soviet-American dimension. This pamphlet:* Analyzes the origins of the conflict* Examines how the existence of nuclear weapons gives a unique character to the period* Discusses the involvement of other...
Published November 6th 1996 by Routledge
Primary Source Material on the Post-Industrial Revolution (1838-1880)
Series: Early Sources in Reference
Covering a momentus period in worldwide scientific discovery and technological advance, these concise sourcebooks provide information across the full spectrum of Victorian thought and endeavour, forming a chronological scientific encyclopaedia....
Published September 4th 1996 by Routledge