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ERIC Number: EJ501838
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-1046-3364
Number-Oriented and Meaning-Oriented Approaches to Mathematics: Implications for Developmental Education.
Garofalo, Joe
Research and Teaching in Developmental Education, v10 n2 p95-99 Spr 1994
Discusses the ways in which student and teacher perceptions of mathematics influence mathematics instruction in the classroom. Indicates that the two major views of mathematics are number-orientation and meaning-orientation. Suggests that developmental educators should teach their students to approach mathematics from a meaning-oriented perspective. (MAB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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