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The primary mathematics specialists – what do they think about teaching and learning mathematics?

Allen, Barbara (2010). The primary mathematics specialists – what do they think about teaching and learning mathematics? In: British Congress for Mathematics Education, 6-9 Apr 2010, Manchester.

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Abstract

One recommendation of the Williams Review (2008) was that there should be a Primary Mathematics Specialist in every primary school within the next ten years. Research with one group of over 100 primary teachers following an Open University course suggests that the teachers who will be following the Primary Mathematics Specialists Programme will face a number of challenges including changes to their beliefs about the importance of subject knowledge and their pedagogic practices.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2010 The Authors
ISSN: 1463-6840
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, Computing and Technology
Item ID: 27322
Depositing User: Barbara Allen
Date Deposited: 27 Jan 2011 08:58
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2016 09:41
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/27322
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