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Author:Susan Hanley
Description: "The constructivist approach opens new avenues for learning as well as challenges for the teacher trying to implement it." Hanley outlines problems in traditional teaching methods, describes constructivism as a possible solution, and reviews research on constructivist teaching. Includes an appendix of ideas for creating constructivist lessons and a list of references. Provided online by the University of Maryland Collaborative for Teacher Preparation.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles, Bibliographies
Math Topics: Philosophy
Math Ed Topics: Constructivism

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