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Improving instruction in geometry and measurement

by Margaret Schwan Smith

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

    Subjects:
  • Geometry -- Study and teaching (Middle school) -- United States -- Case studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-127) and index.

    StatementMargaret Schwan Smith, Edward A. Silver, Mary Kay Stein, with Marjorie A. Henningsen and Melissa Boston.
    GenreCase studies.
    SeriesWays of knowing in science and mathematics series, Using cases to transform mathematics teaching and learning -- v. 3
    ContributionsSilver, Edward A., 1948-, Stein, Mary Kay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA461 .S65 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 134 p. :
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18890953M
    ISBN 100807745316
    LC Control Number2004055350

    The following are the functions of measurement and evaluation in improving instruction. Evaluation results enable the teacher to accumulate the experiences and to follow-up diagnosed results. The weaknesses of the pupils in the class can be identified and remedied, thus pupils’ performance is . Improving Instruction in Geometry and Measurement: Using Cases to Transform Mathematics Teaching and Learning, Volume 3: Teachers College Press: Smith, M.S., Silver, E., and Stein, M.K. Improving Instruction in Rational Numbers and Proportionality: Using Cases to Transform Mathematics Teaching and Learning, Volume 1: 0.

    Improving Teacher Knowledge in Geometry and Measurement: A Collaborative Effort Involving Math Educators, STEM Faculty and Teacher Leaders Henry Kepner, Lee Ann Pruske, Mary Mooney, Paige Richards, DeAnn Huinker Milwaukee Mathematics Partnership University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee National Conference of Supervisors of Mathematics. Author: Research for Better Schools (RBS) Description: Information and resources designed to help teachers develop a deeper understanding of geometry and measurement concepts and to assist in designing meaningful instruction for elementary students.

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