ERIC Number: EJ270200
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Nov
Mind Sets in Elementary School Mathematics.
Allinger, Glenn D.
Arithmetic Teacher, v30 n3 p50-53 Nov 1982
An awareness of negative effects of mind set is promoted, and ways to minimize harmful sets are suggested. Visual perception, Eistelung effect, and functional fixedness are discussed as categories of potentially negative mind sets, with several examples given of each. Fixation combinations are noted as well. (MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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