ERIC Number: ED437280
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
An Introduction to Adults Count Too.
This paper provides an overview of a book entitled "Adults Count Too: Mathematics for Empowerment". The introduction to the book details why the author spent three years writing about adults learning mathematics, and outlines the shape and structure of the book. A chapter from the book, entitled "A Matrix of Factors," is presented as an example of the book's style and to offer a peek at understanding the needs of adults learning mathematics and strategies for teaching them. (ASK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers
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Note: Paper presented at the Adults Learning Mathematics Conference (4th, Limerick, Ireland, July 4-6, 1997).