ERIC Number: ED243708
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Research Reports from the Fourth and Fifth National Conferences on Diagnostic and Prescriptive Mathematics. 1980 Research Monograph. Revised Third Edition.
Romberg, Thomas A., Ed.
This document contains 15 research papers presented at the Fourth and Fifth Annual Conferences of the Research Council for Diagnostic and Prescriptive Mathematics. The papers are organized into four sections. In part I, four position papers by Romberg, Engelhardt, Ashlock, and Heddens reflect research ideas which underlie the Council. Part II contains papers on diagnostic testing by Capps and Jenkins, Sadowski, Denmark and Mumoz, and Johnson. Analysis of types of errors students make is the focus in part III, with papers by Grady and Hutcherson, Gregory, Bright, and Dockweiler. Part IV includes papers by Wiebe, Scheer, and Hutchings on aspects of prescriptive instruction. (MNS)
Descriptors: Computation, Diagnostic Teaching, Educational Research, Error Patterns, Learning Problems, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Number Concepts, Remedial Mathematics
Research Council for Diagnostic and Prescriptive Mathematics, 441 Beryl Drive, Kent, OH 44240.
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Research Council for Diagnostic and Prescriptive Mathematics, Kent, OH.
Identifiers: Mathematics Education Research
Note: Papers presented at the RCDPM Annual Conferences on Diagnostic and Prescriptive Mathematics (4th, College Park, MD, April 1-2, 1977) and (5th, Scottsdale, AZ, April 1978). For related documents, see SE 044 464-465 and SE 044 473.