ERIC Number: EJ453621
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Treating Mathematics Anxiety: The Optional Contract.
Fairbanks, Paul J.
Mathematics Teacher, v85 n6 p428-30 Sep 1992
Proposes offering college students an optional performance contract that requires full class participation and resubmission of incorrect test items to alleviate mathematics anxiety. A comparison of students opting or not opting for the contract indicated that contracted students outperformed their counterparts in the latter stages of the course. (MDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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