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Author:Univ. of Melbourne, Australia
Description: Read faculty research and learn about their projects and interests: children's understanding of statistical and probabilistic concepts; the negotiation of meaning in mathematics & science classrooms (The Classroom Project); the expression of algorithms in natural language; using computer and communications technology in the primary classroom; on-line teaching with the Internet; an investigation of the effects of a hand-held computer algebra system (CAS) on the teaching, learning and assessment of secondary school calculus; facilitating learning through the stimulated recall of prior experience; improving learning outcomes in numeracy: building rich descriptions of children's thinking into a computer-based curriculum delivering system; improving teaching and learning in teacher education through multimedia: learning about decimal numbers; students' reconstruction of classroom learning processes; testing problem solving in a high stakes environment; and more. Search or browse a research preprint series dating back to 1994.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Departments, Articles, Bibliographies
Math Topics: Basic Algebra, Arithmetic/Early Math, Calculus (Single Variable), Communicating Math, Algorithms
Math Ed Topics: Assessment/Testing, Problem-Solving, Teaching Styles/Practices, Technology in Math Ed, Writing/Communication in Math, Curriculum/Materials Development, Pedagogical Research, Psychological Research

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