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**ERIC Number:**ED383534

**Record Type:**Non-Journal

**Publication Date:**1994-Nov

**Pages:**350

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Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education (16th, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, November 5-8, 1994). Volume 2: Research Papers, Oral Reports, and Posters (Continued).

Kirshner, David, Ed.

This PME-NA proceedings volume contains the full text of 41 research papers. In addition, brief usually one-page reports, are provided for 11 oral presentations and 13 poster sessions. The full research reports are as follows: "Cognitive Analysis of Chinese Students' Mathematical Problem Solving" (J. Cai and E. A. Silver); (2) "Mathematical and Verbal Abilities in Mathematical Problem Solving by Talented Students" (S. D. Moore); (3) "One Student's Effort in Resolving His Self-Generated Measurement Problem: 'See If It Would Work With a Triangle.'" (A. Reynolds and G. H. Wheatley); (4) "Problem Solving Using Arithmetic and Algebraic Thinking" (A. R. Teppo and W. W. Esty); (5) "The Development of Children's Concept of Unit--Grades 4-8" (S. J. Lamon); (6) "Interaction and Fraction Knowledge: Children's Construction of the Iterative Partitioning Scheme" (R. Tzur); (7) "Using Case Studies to Promote Instructional Change" (B. Armstrong, And Others); (8) "The Validity of Concept Maps as a Research Tool in Remedial College Mathematics" (J. Laturno); (9) "Collaborative Action Research in Mathematics Education" (A. M. Raymond); (10) "Middle School Students' Perceptions of Their Everyday Mathematics Usage" (J. O. Masingila); (11) "A Basis for Equity in Mathematics Education: An Experiment In Cultural Course Development" (N. C. Presmeg); (12) "A Case of Equity Reform In Mathematics" (B. F. Risacher); (13) "The Negotiation of Social Norms in a Mathematics Class" (S. D. Trowell and G. H. Wheatley); (14) "Exploring the Social in Social Construction" (S. R. Williams and K. M. C. Ivey); (15) "Empowering Students to Talk About Mathematics In a Seventh-Grade Classroom" (V. M. Adams); (16) "Confidence in Answer Keys Among College Calculus Students" (H. T. Barton); (17) "Enhancing Student Interest in Mathematics Using Integrative Curricula" (M. Mitchell); (18) "The Effects of Psychosocial Variables on Middle School Student Problem-Solving Achievement in Mathematics" (J. L. Nath, And Others); (19) "Justifying the Reasonableness of Answers: Processes of Middle School Mathematics Students" (S. E. Williams and J. V. Copley); (20) "A Teacher's Perception of Time in a Mathematics Classroom" (K. M. C. Ivey); (21) "Preservice Secondary Teachers' Beliefs About Mathematics and Their Expectations About Student Performance on Open-Ended Assessment Tasks" (B. W. Grover and P. A. Kenney); (22) "Changing the Mathematics Learning Environment in Relation to Beliefs, Knowledge, and Practices" (P. A. Jaberg and C. A. Lubinski); (23) "Connecting Orientation Towards Authority to First-Year Teachers' Thinking About Teaching" (B. E. Shealy); (24) "Transforming Mathematics Teaching in Grades K-8: The Role of Material Resources in Supporting Teacher Change" (L. R. Davenport); (25) "Affective Issues in Developing Mathematics Teaching Practice" (L. T. Goldsmith and L. R. Davenport); (26) "Case Studies on Empowering Secondary Mathematics Teachers in Computer-Intensive Environments" (M. K. Heid, And Others); (27) "Perceived Deficits in Middle Grades Mathematics Teaching" (M. K. Heid, and S. J. Feeley); (28) "How Middle School Teachers Adjust to Change: Classroom Testing Of Materials From An Innovative Curriculum Project" (D. V. Lambdin and R. V. Preston); (29) "The Needs of Second Career, Secondary Mathematics Teachers: How Well Are They Met by Academic Programs and Inductive Processes?" (S. A. Maxwell); (30) "Development of Classroom Social Norms and Mathematical Practices with Preservice Teachers" (B. McNeal and M. A. Simon); (31) "Teaching in an Era of Reform: Mathematics in Elementary Classrooms" (P. Sztajn and F. K. Lester, Jr.); (32) "Changing Practice: Describing Mathematics Teachers' Development Through A Modification of Perry's Scheme" (M. R. Wilson and M. P. Goldenberg); (33) "Teacher's Graphical Representations of Rate of Change" (S. B. Berenson and G. S. Carter); (34) "Distributive Flaws: Latent Conceptual Gaps in Preservice Teachers' Understanding of the Property Relating Multiplication to Addition" (S. Campbell and R. Zazkis); (35) "Elementary Teachers' Understanding and Implementation of Unitizing Operations" (T. L. Golding and M. J. Behr); (36) "Elementary School Teachers' Perceptions of Algebra: The Role of Modelling and Technology" (B. J. Pence); (37) "Learning Mathematics While Teaching" (S. J. Russell, And Others); (38) "Teacher's Changing Conceptions of the Nature Of Mathematics" (D. Schifter); (39) "The Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic: Used and Confused" (R. Zazkis and S. Campbell); (40) "Delineating the Transformation of Subject-Matter Knowledge in Pedagogical Content Knowledge" (C. L. Ebert); and (41) "Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Curricular Knowledge and Teacher Change" (B. S. Rich, And Others). (WTB)

Descriptors: Beliefs, Conference Papers, Elementary Secondary Education, Knowledge Base for Teaching, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Number Concepts, Pedagogical Content Knowledge, Problem Solving, Rational Numbers, Research Methodology, Social Influences, Student Attitudes, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Education

**Publication Type:**Collected Works - Proceedings

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**Audience:**Practitioners; Researchers; Teachers

**Language:**English

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**Authoring Institution:**International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education. North American Chapter.