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Improving teaching and learning in science and mathematics

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Published by Teachers College Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Science -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
    • Mathematics -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
    • Constructivism (Education) -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesImproving teaching & learning in science and mathematics
      Statementedited by David F. Treagust, Reinders Duit, Barry J. Fraser.
      SeriesWays of knowing in science series
      ContributionsTreagust, David F., Duit, Reinders., Fraser, Barry J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1585.3 .I55 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 252 p. :
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL802168M
      ISBN 100807734802, 0807734799
      LC Control Number95038578

        Practical teaching and learning process in the labs helps students in internalizing scientific method and understanding mathematical science concept introduced. Several approaches have been suggested to improve teaching and learning, which among others, by integrating the elements of software use in the course curriculum. Using Cases to Transform Mathematics Teaching And Learning: Improving Instruction in Geometry And Measurement (Ways of Knowing in Science and Mathematics (Paper)) by Margaret Schwan Smith, Marjorie A. Henningsen, Edward A. Silver, Mary Kay Stein, Melissa Boston and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at .

        1. Introduction. Education is fundamental to all other human rights (Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, , UNESCO, ).As noted by Lee, “[I]f children receive basic primary education, they will likely be literate and numerate and will have the basic social and life skills necessary to secure a job, to be an active member of a peaceful . Teaching and learning mathematics are complex effect on student learning of changing a single teaching practice may be difficult to discern because of the simultaneous effects of both the other teaching activities that surround it and the context in which the teaching takes place. Thus, as teachers seek to improve their teaching.

      Yet mathematics and science teachers often say that they feel the least prepared to teach students how to read to learn: “I'm a math [science] teacher. I wasn't trained to teach reading.” Helping students with mathematics and science texts, however, is not the same as teaching students to read. Effective teachers of mathematics create purposeful learning experiences for students through solving problems in relevant and meaningful contexts. There is ample evidence showing the need for problem-solving to be an integral part of all mathematics learning. Teaching through problem solving, however, means that students learn mathematics through.


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The underlying theme of this book illustrates how constructivist ideas can be used by science and mathematics educators for research and the further improvement of educational practice.

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This book stems from the authors’ shared passion for primary mathematics teaching and offers an exploration of contemporary issues facing teachers. Drawing on research and case studies from practice, the book explores a wide range of concepts as starting points for professional reflection and personal development to improve teaching and Cited by: 4.

Hill, H., & Ball, D. (in press). Learning mathematics for teaching: Results from California's Mathematics Professional Development Institutes. Journal for Research in Mathematics Education. Loveless, T. (, February). Trends in math achievement: The importance of basic skills.

Presentation at the Secretary's Summit on Mathematics, Washington. Evaluating, and Improving Undergraduate Teaching in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics offers a vision for systematic evaluation of teaching practices and academic programs, with recommendations to the various stakeholders in higher education about how to achieve change.

The paper focused on the effective use of science and mathematics teaching and learning strategies for the improving students’ academic performance. It highlighted on the concept of teaching and learning strategies, teacher’s and learners’ centre strategies, advantages and disadvantages of each strategy.

This book focuses on how to improve the teaching and learning of primary level mathematics education within resource-constrained contexts. It builds on two large numeracy projects within South Africa which speak to broader, global concerns and highlight how research and development not only enables one to meet ethical imperatives but also explore how further.

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[David F Treagust; Reinders Duit; Barry J Fraser;] -- Contains nineteen essays in which the authors discuss issues related to teaching and learning in science and mathematics, discussing the need to determine student understanding, ways to improve. Improving Student Learning in Mathematics and Science: The Role of National Standards in State Policy (Compass Series) [National Research Council, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Board on Science Education, Center for Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Education] on.

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Silver, and Mary Kay Stein provide teachers of mathematics the support they need to improve their s: 2. Improving Secondary Science. Seven recommendations for improving science in secondary schools Preparing for Literacy. Seven recommendations to support improving early language and literacy Metacognition and Self-regulated Learning.

Seven recommendations for teaching self-regulated learning & metacognition. Improving mathematics and science learning is of great concern to educators and policymakers. Because early experiences affect later education outcomes, providing young children with research-based mathematics and science learning opportunities is likely to pay off with increased achievement, literacy, and work skills in these critical.

improve learning. John Staver is Professor of Education (Science) and Chemistry, and Co-Director of the Center for Research and Engagement in Science and Mathematics Education at Purdue University.

He taught chemistry to secondary school students for seven years. In higher education, he has taught undergraduate elementary and secondary.LEARNING AND UNDERSTANDING: IMPROVING ADVANCED STUDY OF MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE IN U.S. HIGH SCHOOLS. REPORT OF THE CONTENT PANEL FOR BIOLOGY.

William B. Wood, Editor. Committee on Programs for Advanced Study of Mathematics and Science in American High Schools.

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A third reason cited by critics of science textbooks is that textbooks emphasize product rather than process (Donahue, ). In an inquiry-based approach to learning that accompanied the post-Sputnik era of the s, science education has focused largely on doing science rather than reading science.