ERIC Number: ED138452
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Jan
Reference Count: 0
A Look at Metrics and THE METRIC TEACHER.
Smith, Charles W.
Thirteen teaching approaches for the effective presentation of the metric system are identified. The hands-on approach, special features of the metric system which make it convenient to use, metric concepts which should be stressed, and the effect of the change to the metric system upon other areas of mathematics curriculum are among the topics discussed. (DT)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the International Metric Conference (4th, New Orleans, Louisiana, January 22, 1977)