ERIC Number: EJ584577
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Mathematics Is Not a Universal Language.
Tevebaugh, Tara N.
Teaching Children Mathematics, v5 n4 p214-16 Dec 1998
Discusses the misconception that ESL students do not need special language instruction to learn mathematics. Suggests that teachers create a supportive and trusting environment in which students are not afraid of speaking out or risking failure. Also recommends that teachers adjust their teaching methods and use multicultural teaching materials. Contains 13 references. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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