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  1. Exploring Mathematics and Science Teachers’ Knowledge

    Windows into teacher thinking

    Edited by Hamsa Venkat, Marissa Rollnick, John Loughran, Mike Askew

    Globally, mathematics and science education faces three crucial challenges: an increasing need for mathematics and science graduates; a declining enrolment of school graduates into university studies in these disciplines; and the varying quality of school teaching in these areas. Alongside these...

    Published May 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. What Does Understanding Mathematics Mean for Teachers?

    Relationship as a Metaphor for Knowing

    By Yuichi Handa

    Series: Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

    This book opens up alternative ways of thinking and talking about ways in which a person can "know" a subject (in this case, mathematics), leading to a reconsideration of what it may mean to be a teacher of that subject. In a number of European languages, a distinction is made in ways of knowing...

    Published February 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Debates in Mathematics Education

    Edited by Dawn Leslie, Heather Mendick

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    Debates in Mathematics Education explores the major issues that mathematics teachers encounter in their daily lives. It engages with established and contemporary debates, promotes and supports critical reflection and aims to stimulate both novice and experienced teachers to reach informed...

    Published August 29th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Mathematics and Music

    Composition, Perception, and Performance

    By James S. Walker, Gary W. Don

    At first glance, mathematics and music seem to be from separate worlds—one from science, one from art. But in fact, the connections between the two go back thousands of years, such as Pythagoras’s ideas about how to quantify changes of pitch for musical tones (musical intervals). Mathematics and...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Mathematical Relationships in Education

    Identities and Participation

    Edited by Laura Black, Heather Mendick, Yvette Solomon

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book brings together scholars working in the field of mathematics education to examine the ways in which learners form particular relationships with mathematics in the context of formal schooling. While demand for the mathematically literate citizen increases, many learners continue to reject...

    Published July 27th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Essential Maths for Engineering and Construction

    How to Avoid Mistakes

    By Mark Breach

    Don’t let your mathematical skills fail you! In Engineering, Construction, and Science examinations, marks are often lost through carelessness or from not properly understanding the mathematics involved. When there are only a few marks on offer for a part of a question, there may be full marks for...

    Published August 12th 2011 by CRC Press

  7. The Mathematics that Every Secondary School Math Teacher Needs to Know

    By Alan Sultan, Alice F. Artzt

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    What knowledge of mathematics do secondary school math teachers need to facilitate understanding, competency, and interest in mathematics for all of their students? This unique text and resource bridges the gap between the mathematics learned in college and the mathematics taught in secondary...

    Published July 28th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Mathematics Teaching, Learning, and Liberation in the Lives of Black Children

    Edited by Danny Bernard Martin

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    With issues of equity at the forefront of mathematics education research and policy, Mathematics Teaching, Learning, and Liberation in the Lives of Black Children fills the need for authoritative, rigorous scholarship that sheds light on the ways that young black learners experience mathematics in...

    Published June 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  9. Where's the Wonder in Elementary Math?

    Encouraging Mathematical Reasoning in the Classroom

    By Judith McVarish

    Series: Transforming Teaching

    This book argues that even in today's high-stakes testing environment, 'teaching to the test' need not be teachers’ only focus as they introduce young children to mathematics. Judith McVarish demonstrates how building a community of learners and using problem solving to engage...

    Published August 24th 2007 by Routledge

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