ERIC Number: ED178358
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Survey Method and Its Use in Research in General Mathematics. Research Series No. 54.
This paper is presented in two sections. The first considers survey research, both in general and educational contexts, and outlines the potential utility of combining survey methods and observational fieldwork in studying different aspects of the same phenomenon. The second provides background for, and a description of, the survey phase of IRT's General Mathematics Project. (Author/MK)
Descriptors: Educational Research, Grade 9, Mathematics Curriculum, Research Methodology, Secondary Education, Secondary School Mathematics, Student Placement, Surveys
Institute for Research on Teaching, 252 Erickson Hall, Michigan State Univ., East Lansing, MI 48824 (no price quoted)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Inst. for Research on Teaching.