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Math wars : a guide for parents and teachers / Carmen M. Latterell.

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Math wars : a guide for parents and teachers / Carmen M. Latterell.

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Math wars : a guide for parents and teachers / Carmen M. Latterell.

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Math wars : a guide for parents and teachers / Carmen M. Latterell.

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Westport, Conn. ; London : Praeger Publishers, 2005.

Date

2005.

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N510.71073/1

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74VKPJyAERll

Language

English

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Contents

x, 188 p. ; 24 cm. 1. Introduction -- 2. What preceded the math wars? -- 3. What is constructivism? -- 4. What does research say about the math wars? -- 5. Who are the math wars players and on which side are they? -- 6. What are the NCTM standards? -- 7. What distinguishes NCTM-oriented curricula? -...

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Westport, Conn. ; London : Praeger Publishers, 2005.

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Summary

"This book is written for parents and other interested parties so that they can understand the great debate taking place in many states in this country about how to teach basic math. The debate centers on the standards written by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), which call for a radically different approach to mathematics edu...

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Math wars : a guide for parents and teachers / Carmen M. Latterell.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Date Published

2005.

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N510.71073/1

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74VKPJyAERll

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ISBN

0275984230 (alk. paper)

9780275984236 (alk. paper)

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510.71073

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991019584519702626

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