ERIC Number: ED183420
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Problem Solving in School Mathematics. National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 1980 Yearbook.
Krulik, Stephen, Ed.; Reys, Robert E., Ed.
The twenty-two essays on problem solving included in this publication give ideas and examples for use in the classroom at all levels of instruction. Topics discussed in the essays include but are not limited to: problem posing, clues from research, story problems, calculators, textbook problems, and measuring problem solving. Polya's heuristics as well as an annotated bibliography are also included. (MK)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Calculators, Computation, Elementary Secondary Education, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Measurement, Problem Solving, Research Reviews (Publications), Yearbooks
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 1906 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091 (members $9.60, nonmembers $12.00; Discounts on quantity orders)
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc., Reston, VA.