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Richard Hake
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[mathlearn] R.L. Moore  Pioneer of Math Education Reform
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Apr 15, 2013 5:38 PM



Some subscribers to MathLearn might be interested in a recent post "R.L. Moore  Pioneer of Math Education Reform" [Hake (2013)]. The abstract reads:
************************************************ ABSTRACT: Contrary to the misrepresentation of the "Moore Method" <http://bit.ly/LElQzB> by direct instructionist Wayne Bishop at <http://bit.ly/qvnOIa>, I excerpt ten commentaries demonstrating that the Moore Method is, in fact, (a) an example of "math education reform ," and (b) taught by a "guide on the side." The commentators are:
1. Keith Devlin 1999) in "The Greatest Math Teacher Ever" part 1 at <http://bit.ly/12GYCSR> and part 2 at <http://bit.ly/17pBWdu>.
2. Educational Achievement Foundation's (2006) "A QuickStart Guide to the Moore Method" at <http://bit.ly/ZvQZly>
3. Paul Halmos in "The Problem of Learning to Teach" (Halmos, Moise, & Piranian, 1975) at <http://bit.ly/12BgyOP>.
4. F. Burton Jones (1977) in "The Moore method" at <http://bit.ly/17nyIaB>.
5. Albert C. Lewis (1999) in "Reform and Tradition in Mathematics Education: The Example of R.L. Moore" at <http://bit.ly/YbjUoy>.
6. G. Edgar Parker (1992) "Getting More from Moore" at <http://bit.ly/YbmaMI>.
7. The MAA review of "The Moore Method: A Pathway to LearnerCentered Instruction" [Coppin, Mahavier, May, & G.E. Parker (2009)] at <http://bit.ly/LEdug3>.
8. "Discovery Learning Project" at the University of Texas (2013) at <http://bit.ly/12FqZEW>.
9. Lucille S. Whyburn (1970) "Student oriented teachingThe Moore Method" at <http://bit.ly/YNS5X4>.
10. David Zitarelli (2004) in "The origin and early impact of the Moore Method" at <http://bit.ly/149JYIJ>. ************************************************
To access the complete 54 kB post please click on <http://yhoo.it/132baYU>.
Richard Hake, Emeritus Professor of Physics, Indiana University Links to Articles: <http://bit.ly/a6M5y0> Links to Socratic Dialogue Inducing (SDI) Labs: <http://bit.ly/9nGd3M> Academia: <http://bit.ly/a8ixxm> Blog: <http://bit.ly/9yGsXh> GooglePlus: <http://bit.ly/KwZ6mE> Google Scholar <http://bit.ly/Wz2FP3> Twitter: <http://bit.ly/juvd52> Facebook: <http://on.fb.me/XI7EKm>
REFERENCES [URL shortened by <http://bit.ly/> and accessed on 14 April 2013.]
Hake, R.R. 2013. "R.L. Moore  Pioneer of Math Education Reform," online on the OPEN NetGold archives at <http://yhoo.it/132baYU>.. Post of 14 Apr 2013 15:57:26 0700 to AERAL and NetGold. The abstract and link to the complete post were transmitted to several discussion lists and are on my blog "Hake'sEdStuff" at <http://bit.ly/XLLYE2> with a provision for comments.
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