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Math Literacy - beyond terminology

An important element of critical thinking on any topic is literacy, or competence. Math is no exception. In order for students to gain a deeper understanding of mathematical concepts, they must first become… 301 more words

Deeper Understanding

DEVELOPING PISA-like MATHEMATICS TASKS FOR INVESTIGATING INDONESIAN STUDENTS’ PROFILE OF MATHEMATICAL LITERACY

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Ahmad Wachidul Kohar, Zulkardi

The results of the latest PISA survey in 2012 put Indonesian students ranked 64 of the 65 countries with the level of attainment remains low as in previous PISA surveys. 378 more words

Articles

Professionalism

The following is from:

Körner, T. W. (2004). A Companion to Analysis: A Second First and First Second Course in Analysis (Graduate Studies in Mathematics Vol. 399 more words

Mathematics

Do researchers understand their own explanations?

Have you ever been asked to fill out a survey that included some statement (e.g., “I experience back pain”, “I have difficulty concentrating”, “I write blogs nobody in their right mind would read”, etc.) and an “ordered” set of responses (e.g., “Strongly Agree, Agree, Neutral, Disagree, Strongly Disagree”, “Always, Almost Always, Occasionally, Almost Never, Never” etc.)? 1,130 more words

Research Methods