ERIC Number: ED180816
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Applied Mathematical Problem Solving.
Lesh, Richard, Ed.; And Others
This collection of nine papers, prepared for a conference held at Northwestern University in 1978, presents varied perspectives on applied problem solving. Assessing applied problem solving, planning for interest and motivation, developing a theory, reviewing research findings, considering learning disabilities, analyzing through information processing, designing instruction, trends in research, and models for applied problem solving are presented. (Author/MK)
Descriptors: Cognitive Processes, College Mathematics, Educational Diagnosis, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Information Processing, Learning Disabilities, Literature Reviews, Mathematical Applications, Mathematical Models, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Motivation, Problem Solving, Remedial Mathematics
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Publication Type: Reports - Research; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, Columbus, OH.