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Tallman, Michael A.; Frank, Kristin M. – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2020
This paper reports findings from a study that establishes empirical support for Harel's (Zentralblatt für Didaktik der Math 40:893-907 2008b) inclusion of "mathematical ways of thinking" as a component of teachers' professional knowledge base. Specifically, we examined the role of "quantitative reasoning" (Smith and Thompson,…
Descriptors: Knowledge Base for Teaching, Mathematics, Logical Thinking, Secondary School Teachers
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Monson, Debra; Krupa, Erin; Lesseig, Kristin; Casey, Stephanie – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2020
This paper highlights the second phase of a multi-university research project focusing on improving secondary prospective mathematics teachers' abilities to respond to student thinking. This work is based on an Interview Module, created by the authors, which showed gains in prospective teachers' (PSTs) abilities to attend to and interpret student…
Descriptors: Preservice Teacher Education, Preservice Teachers, Secondary School Teachers, Teacher Student Relationship
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Stevens, Alexis L.; Wilkins, Jesse L. M.; Lovin, LouAnn H.; Siegfried, John; Norton, Anderson; Busi, Richard – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2020
In a previous study, we validated the fractions schemes and operations trajectory (Norton and Wilkins 2012; Steffe in J Math Behav 20(3): 267-307, 2002; Steffe and Olive Children's fractional knowledge. Springer, New York, 2010; Wilkins and Norton 2011) with PreK-8 prospective teachers and explored PreK-8 prospective teachers' understanding of…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Mathematics Instruction, Fractions, Teaching Methods
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Yopp, David A.; Burroughs, Elizabeth A.; Sutton, John T.; Greenwood, Mark C. – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2019
This study investigated relationships between changes in certain types of coaching knowledge and practices among mathematics classroom coaches and how these explain changes in the attitudes, knowledge, and practice of the teachers they coach. Participants in this study were 51 school-based mathematics classroom coaches in the USA and 180 of the…
Descriptors: Elementary School Teachers, Middle School Teachers, Coaching (Performance), Mathematics Instruction
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Otten, Samuel; Keazer, Lindsay M.; Karaman, Ruveyda – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2019
The discipline of mathematics values precision and teachers are accountable for promoting and supporting their students in attending to precision (ATP), which in the USA is an explicit standard for mathematical practice included in the "Common Core State Standards for Mathematics." This study used thematic discourse analysis to examine…
Descriptors: Discourse Analysis, Teacher Role, Teacher Student Relationship, Middle School Teachers
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Wilkie, Karina J. – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2019
Mathematics teaching at secondary levels has proven surprisingly resistant to change over the past century. This study draws on two theoretical models to investigate how the process of changing secondary teaching in algebra through school-based professional learning might occur, and its relationship to different external and internal influences on…
Descriptors: Secondary School Teachers, Mathematics Teachers, Mathematics Instruction, Algebra
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Galligan, Linda; Axelsen, Taryn; Pennicott, Toni; Addie, Ron; Galbraith, Peter; Woolcott, Geoff – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2019
Mathematical modelling is increasingly becoming an integral component of mathematical curricular in primary and secondary schools throughout the world. However, in Australia modelling skills are currently rarely found in university teacher preparation courses. Limited experience with modelling processes, as well as a lack of confidence and…
Descriptors: Mathematics Education, Mathematical Models, Preservice Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education
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Wasserman, Nicholas H.; Weber, Keith; Fukawa-Connelly, Timothy; McGuffey, William – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2019
Most prospective secondary mathematics teachers complete a course in real analysis, yet view the content as unrelated to their future teaching. We leveraged a theoretically motivated instructional model to design modules for a real analysis course that could inform secondary teachers' pedagogy, focusing on how this model was implemented in a…
Descriptors: Mathematics Teachers, Mathematics Instruction, Curriculum Design, Secondary School Teachers
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Wallin, Abraham J.; Amador, Julie M. – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2019
Professional support in the form of a year-long video club based on teacher noticing of student thinking was provided to three rural teachers who comprised the entire mathematics department of one secondary school (grades six through twelve). The focus of the study was to understand how participation in a video club structure for rural secondary…
Descriptors: Faculty Development, Secondary School Teachers, Rural Schools, Instructional Design
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Mintos, Alexia; Hoffman, Andrew J.; Kersey, Elizabeth; Newton, Jill; Smith, Dana – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2019
Understanding how mathematics preservice teachers (M-PSTs) learn about issues of equity is essential to addressing the inequities that persist in mathematics education. In this article, we use (Gutiérrez, in: Herbel-Eisenmann, Choppin, Wagner, Pimm (eds) Equity in discourse for mathematics education: theories, practices, and policies, Springer,…
Descriptors: Mathematics Education, Preservice Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education, Secondary Education
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El Mouhayar, Rabih – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2019
This paper explored the following: (1) teachers' ways of attending to students' written responses in pattern generalization tasks and (2) differences in the ways of attending to students' responses associated with different factors. A questionnaire was developed to classify teachers' ways of attending to students' written responses. The…
Descriptors: Mathematics Teachers, Elementary School Teachers, Secondary School Teachers, Mathematics Instruction
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Aaron, Wendy Rose; Herbst, Patricio G. – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2019
Inside the discipline, mathematical work consists of the interplay between stating and refining conjectures and attempting to prove those conjectures. However, the mathematical practices of conjecturing and proving are traditionally separated in high school geometry classrooms, despite some research showing that students can successfully navigate…
Descriptors: Mathematical Logic, Validity, Geometry, Secondary School Mathematics
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Pino-Fan, Luis R.; Godino, Juan D.; Font, Vicenç – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2018
In recent years, there has been a growing interest in studying the knowledge that mathematics teachers require in order for their teaching to be effective. However, only a few studies have focused on the design and application of instruments that are capable of exploring different aspects of teachers' didactic-mathematical knowledge about specific…
Descriptors: Mathematics Instruction, Teacher Education, Mathematics Teachers, Teacher Effectiveness
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Roth McDuffie, Amy; Choppin, Jeffrey; Drake, Corey; Davis, Jon D.; Brown, Jennifer – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2018
Eight middle school mathematics teachers' perceptions and uses of curriculum materials and the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (CCSSM) were investigated. Adapting a noticing framework and models of dialogic instruction and direct instruction, teachers' noticing practices with curriculum materials and the CCSSM when planning, enacting,…
Descriptors: Middle School Teachers, Teacher Attitudes, Instructional Materials, Common Core State Standards
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Simpson, Amber; Haltiwanger, Leigh – Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education, 2017
This mixed methods study investigates the ways in which secondary mathematics prospective teachers acquire skills needed to attend to, interpret, and respond to students' mathematical thinking and the ways in which their perceived strengths and weaknesses influence their skills when this type of formalized training is not part of their program.…
Descriptors: Mixed Methods Research, Preservice Teachers, Secondary School Teachers, Secondary School Mathematics
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