Experiencing School Mathematics: Teaching Styles, Sex and Setting

Experiencing School Mathematics: Teaching Styles, Sex and Setting

by Jo Boaler

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780335199624
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 11/01/1997
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

List of figures
viii(1)
List of tables
ix(1)
Preface x(1)
Acknowledgements xi
1 Mathematics in and out of school
1(3)
2 The schools, students and research methods
4(5)
3 An introduction to Amber Hill and Phoenix Park schools
9(11)
4 Amber Hill mathematics: experiences and reflections
20(21)
5 Phoenix Park mathematics: experiences and reflections
41(23)
6 Mathematical assessments
64(18)
7 Analysing the differences
82(14)
8 Different forms of knowledge
96(14)
9 Girls, boys and learning styles
110(15)
10 Setting, social class and survival of the quickest
125(18)
11 Reflections and conclusions
143(10)
References 153(6)
Index 159

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