ERIC Number: EJ439944
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Tutoring Developmental Mathematics: Overcoming Anxiety and Fostering Independent Learning.
Gourgey, Annette F.
Journal of Developmental Education, v15 n3 p10-12,14 Spr 1992
Reviews literature on developmental students' negative attitudes toward mathematics and themselves. Describes a model for math tutoring emphasizing the reduction of math anxiety and development of capacities for independent learning through dialogue, analysis of error, response to affective needs, reeducation about the learning process, and real-life applications. (DMM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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