ERIC Number: EJ550137
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Proof in Mathematics Education.
Fitzgerald, J. Franklin
Journal of Education, v178 n1 p35-45 1996
Argues that the development of reasoning ability--a major goal of education--should start in the intermediate grades with curriculum materials that include simple proofs. How the proofs concept for developing reasoning skills works in mathematics instruction is explored. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Theme issue topic: "Learning and Teaching Mathematics."