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Visit this site: http://sinus.uni-bayreuth.de/

Author:University of Bayreuth
Description: Spurred by the outcome of the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS), Germany launched a nation-wide "model programme for increasing efficiency in mathematics and science education." Between 1998 and 2007, more than 1800 of the republic's schools took part in the SINUS project. Read about modules such as "Developing a Task Culture"; "Learning from Mistakes"; "Cooperative Learning"; and "Autonomous Learning." Freely download issues of Towards New Teaching in Mathematics, which have included "Dynamic Geometry with Polygon Pantographs"; "Round and Angular - A Theme with Variations"; "The Quadratic Equation - This is a Topic to Be Taught in an Inquiry-Based Way After All"; "Experiencing Mathematics"; and "Teaching Mathematics - Opening up Individual Paths to Learning."

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities, Articles
Math Ed Topics: Grouping/Cooperative Learning, Interdisciplinary/Thematic Studies, Specific Math Concepts/Techniques, Teaching Styles/Practices, Pedagogical Research, Reform

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