ERIC Number: ED222321
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Uses of the Calculator in School Mathematics, K-12. Guidelines for Quality Mathematics Teaching, Monograph No. 12.
Coxford, Arthur; And Others
This document consists of two major parts. The first, titled Initial Comments, discusses the motivation for creating this material, provides a list of minimal characteristics in calculators for various educational levels, notes a number of basic assumptions on calculator use, and discusses curriculum concerns regarding effects of calculators. The second part of this document details suggested uses of calculators for (1) kindergarten through grade 3; (2) grades 4 through 8; and (3) grades 9 through 12. The material concludes with a bibliography of references on calculators in pre-college education. (MP)
Descriptors: Calculators, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrichment Activities, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Mathematical Enrichment, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Problem Solving, Teaching Methods
Michigan Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Box 16124, Lansing, MI 48902 ($1.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
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