ERIC Number: ED476808
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003-Apr
Teaching Mathematics in Seven Countries: Results from the TIMSS 1999 Video Study.
Hiebert, James; Gallimore, Ronald; Garnier, Helen; Givvin, Karen Bogard; Hollingsworth, Hilary; Jacobs, Jennifer; Chui, Angel Miu-Ying; Wearne, Diana; Smith, Margaret; Kersting, Nicole; Manaster, Alfred; Tseng, Ellen; Etterbeek, Wallace; Manaster, Carl; Gonzales, Patrick; Stigler, James
This book reports teaching practices in mathematics in seven countries from the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 1999 video study. A detailed description of the methods in the mathematics portion of the study is presented in an accompanying technical report from an international perspective. Contexts of the lessons, the structure of lessons, the mathematical content of lessons, and instructional practices are presented in terms of similarities and differences in grade 8 mathematics teaching across seven countries. Includes a CD-ROM containing video clip examples. (KHR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
IES Cited: ED476619; ED454299; ED491192
Note: For highlight report, see SE 067 888. CD Rom not available through ERIC.