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ERIC Number: EJ242956
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
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Initial Effect of Calculators in Elementary School Mathematics.
Shumway, Richard J.; And Others
Journal for Research in Mathematics Education, v12 n2 p119-41 Mar 1981
Investigated was the effect of availability of calculators, calculator-related curriculum resources, consultant resources, and inservice workshops on children's attitudes and achievement in mathematics (grades 2-6). Results indicated no measurable detrimental effects for calculator use. Significant gains on basic facts and achievement were made regardless of calculator use. (MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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