ERIC Number: EJ828705
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Feb
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 8
"Sacred Cows Make the Best Hamburger"
Barger, Rita H.; McCoy, Ann C.
Mathematics Teacher, v102 n6 p414-418 Feb 2009
This article describes the authors' attempts to make a college mathematics class more hands-on and interactive. The authors challenge other college mathematics instructors to try similar approaches to enhance the learning and understanding of their students.
Descriptors: College Mathematics, Mathematics Instruction, Manipulative Materials, Teaching Methods, Lecture Method, Nonmajors, Geometric Concepts, Mathematical Concepts
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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