ERIC Number: ED170119
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Resources for Teaching Mathematics in Bilingual Classrooms.
Lovett, C. James; Snyder, Ted
A substantial resource is provided for those concerned with mathematics teaching in bilingual programs. Part I provides a concise overview of the issues and problems involved in the teaching of mathematics in bilingual classrooms. It begins with a brief description of the field of bilingual education and then considers the role of mathematics teaching with respect to the language of instruction, cultural referents, and certain psychological factors. Part II consists of an annotated bibliography of materials for teaching mathematics in Spanish/English programs. A list of suppliers of bilingual mathematics materials, a list of references to general bilingual materials, and a phrase list are appended. (MP)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Cultural Awareness, Elementary Secondary Education, Instruction, Mathematics Education, Resource Materials, Spanish Speaking
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, Columbus, OH.