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ERIC Number: EJ358458
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Ability Stereotyping in Mathematics.
Ruthven, Kenneth
Educational Studies in Mathematics, v18 n3 p243-53 Aug 1987
Proposes that ability is a concept central to the current practices of mathematics teaching. Argues that the widespread view that mathematics learning is an ordered progression through a hierarchy of knowledge and skills subjects students to "ability stereotyping" and serves as a gross global model. (TW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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