Professional preparation of teachers of secondary mathematics
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Published by George Peabody College for Teachers in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English


  • Mathematics -- Study and teaching.,
  • Teachers -- Training of.

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Edition Notes

Abstract of thesis (Ph. D.)--George Peabody College for Teachers, 1940.

Statementby Houston Thurman Karnes.
LC ClassificationsQA11 .K45
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p. ;
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL187623M
LC Control Numbera 45001573

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This book provides an overview of a body of work conducted over the past seven years related to the preparation of secondary mathematics teachers by the Mathematics Teacher Education Partnership (MTE-Partnership), a national consortium of more than 90 .   Teaching Mathematics in Secondary and Middle School. James Cangelosi “Interactive in its approach, this book focuses on all the complex aspects of teaching mathematics in today’s classroom and the most current NCTM standards. It illustrates how to creatively incorporate the standards into teaching along with inquiry-based instructional strategies. Acknowledging diversity in the mathematical backgrounds of pre-service teachers and in the goals of teacher preparation programs, the authors have written a flexible text, through which instructors Reviews: 1. Mathematics is a difficult subject to learn and to teach. In this researcher’s experiences teaching mathematics for the last forty years, it was found that most general professional development (now called professional learning) provided only bits and pieces that were applicable to mathematics teaching, and fellow secondary mathematics teachers concurred.

Standards for Preparing Teachers of Mathematics, released February 9, , is an official publication of the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators. Standards Writing Team Press Release Poster AMTE Learning Trajectories with Doug Clements The Lower Secondary Mathematics Teacher Guide was written, edited and formatted by the Curriculum Development Division of the Department of Education. The development of the teacher guide was coordinated by Betty Joku Pulpulis. The Teacher Preparation and Continuing Professional Development study, funded by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, was set up to fill the gap in knowledge about how the initial and continuing education of teachers impacts on the practice of teachers in Kenya. To give secondary school teachers the best preparation, The Mathematical Education of Teachers, Part I (Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences ) proposes that "prospective high school teachers of mathematics should be required to complete the equivalent of an undergraduate major in mathematics, that includes a 6-hour capstone course connecting their college mathematics courses with high school mathematics.".

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