ERIC Number: ED182183
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Mathematics for Real Life.
Morsy, Zaghloul, Ed.; Draxler, Alexandra, Ed.
Prospects, Quarterly Review of Education, vIX n3 1979
A set of articles with the theme "Mathematics for Real Life" is presented. These article titles are: (1) Teaching Mathematics as a Tool for Problem Solving; (2) New Math or New Education; (3) Hand Calculators and Math in Primary School; (4) Mass Media in the Mathematical Training of Polish Primary Teachers; (5) The Goals of Mathematics Teaching in Africa - A Need for Reexamination; (6) Mathematics Programmes - First Aid; and (7) Whither Secondary Mathematics - The Indian Experience. Also included are book reviews, several articles concerning trends and viewpoints, and articles concerned with general educational issues. (MK)
Descriptors: Calculators, Computation, Elementary School Teachers, Elementary Secondary Education, General Education, Geography, Mathematical Applications, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Teachers, Modern Mathematics, Problem Solving, Teacher Education
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).