ERIC Number: EJ621269
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Teaching Statistics in Principal Preparation Programs: Part 2.
McNamara, James F.
International Journal of Educational Reform, v9 n4 p373-84 Oct 2000
The McNamara/Thompson guidelines for teaching basic statistics in principal preparation programs say courses should stress data analysis skills; illustrate statistical concepts using school-related, real-world data; concentrate on descriptive statistical methods; and familiarize candidates with univariate distributions, exploratory data-analysis methods, and graphics for report writing. (Contains 26 references.) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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