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ERIC Number: EJ1041133
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Jul-23
Pages: 12
Abstractor: As Provided
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: EISSN-1990-3839
Elective Drama Course in Mathematics Education: An Assessment of Pre-Service Teachers
Sagirli, Meryem Özturan
Educational Research and Reviews, v9 n14 p466-477 Jul 2014
This study aimed to evaluate a newly introduced elective course "Drama in Mathematics Education" into mathematics education curriculum from the viewpoints of pre-service mathematics teachers. A case study was employed in the study. The study group consisted of 37 pre-service mathematics teachers who were enrolled in a Turkish state university's faculty of education. The participants' written opinions were gathered about the course and the use of drama in teaching mathematics and the data were subjected to content analysis. Findings indicated that pre-service teachers think that the course is useful as it has many personal, professional and social benefits for them and the drama can be used in almost all subjects of mathematics.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Turkey