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ERIC Number: EJ550140
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0574
Teaching Teachers to Teach Mathematics.
Spungin, Rika
Journal of Education, v178 n1 p73-84 1996
Explores the working group model for mathematics teacher education and presents group investigations from the areas of number theory, probability, and geometry. Argues that by working in groups, sharing ideas, and making and testing conjectures, prospective teachers gain confidence in their own ability to do mathematics and develop a variety of useful problem-solving strategies. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue topic: "Learning and Teaching Mathematics."