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ERIC Number: ED281764
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Mathematics Education Research in Finland Yearbook 1983.
Kupari, Pekka, Ed.
For the purpose of promoting international cooperation in mathematics, physics, and chemistry teaching research, this first yearbook of the Finnish Association of Mathematics and Science Education Research contains articles of recent research on mathematics teaching. The contents consist of five articles in English, two in German, and one thesis summary. Topics addressed include: (1) the position of mathematics in the school system; (2) mathematics curriculum reform in Scandinavia; (3) longitudinal study of the development of mathematical thought processes and strategies; (4) research on cognitive styles; (5) multiplication skills among German students; (6) mathematical knowledge of Finnish teacher trainees; and (7) application of logistic test models to mathematics tests. Biographic notes of the contributing authors are also included. (ML)
Descriptors: Cognitive Processes, Cognitive Style, Foreign Countries, International Educational Exchange, Learning Strategies, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Skills, Mathematics Tests, Preservice Teacher Education, Yearbooks
University of Jyvaskyla, Institute for Educational Research, Seminaarinkatu 15, SF-40100 Jyvaskyla 10, Finland (40 Finnish marks).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Researchers
Authoring Institution: Jyvaskyla Univ. (Finland). Inst. for Educational Research.; Finnish Association of Mathematics and Science Education Research.
Identifiers - Location: Finland