Developments in school mathematics education around the world : proceedings of the Third UCSMP International Conference on Mathematics Education, October 30  November 1, 1991 / edited by Izaak Wirszup and Robert Streit.
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Language:  English 
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Reston, Va. :
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics,
1992.

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Physical Description:  xv, 501 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm 
Format:  Conference Proceeding Book 
Contents:
 Will everybody ever count? / Lynn Arthur Steen
 Mathematics education: an indurstrial view / Keith W. McHenry
 The popularization of mathematics / JeanPierre Kahane
 Is there a real chance for "mathematics and science for all Americans"? / Christine Keitel
 Higher order (un)teaching / Jan de Lange
 Mathematics for all students: technology and the power of visualization / Franklin Demana, Bert K. Waits
 MASMATHICS: a curriculum for noncollege bound students in Israel / Nitsa MovshovitzHadar
 Equity, assessment, and thinking mathematically: principles for the design of modeleliciting activities / Richard Lesh, Mark Hoover, Anthony E. Kelly
 "America is likewise bestirring herself": a century of mathematics education as viewed from the United States / Jeremy Kilpatrick
 The mathematical sciences education board: preparing for the twentyfirst century / Linda P. Rosen
 What does it mena to be modern in mathematics education? / Ubiratan D'Ambrosio
 Reflections on the mathematics assessments of the national assessment of educational progress / Mary Montgomery Lindquist
 Certifying accomplishments in mathematics: the new standards examining system / Lauren B. Resnick, Diane Briars, Sharon Lesgold
 Assessing mathematics: enhancing understanding / John A. Dossey
 Toward a world class curriculum in the United States / Thomas A. Romberg
 What are the goods and how do we deliver them? / Paul J. Sally, Jr.
 Investigations in number, data, and space: a new elementary curriculum / Susan Jo Russell
 The UCSMP elementary mathematics specialist project / Sheila Sconiers
 Reflections on inservice work with U.S. teachers of mathematics / Jerry P. Becker
 The effects of technology on the mathematics curriculum: what goes in? What goes out? / Wade Ellis, Jr.
 Computer, understanding of concepts, and problem solving / LarsEric Bjork, Hans Brolin
 Getting students to function in algebra / Judah L. Schwartz
 Statistics in the mathematics curriculum: why and what? / David S. Moore
 Algorithmics in school mathematics: why, what and how? / David C. Johnson
 Application and modeling in school mathematicsdirections for future development / Mogens Niss
 The third international mathematics and science study: issues and questions / David F. Robitaille
 School mathematics in the U.S. and U.K.: similarities and differences / David C. Johnson
 School mathematics in Japan and the U.S.: focusing on recent trends in elementary and lower secondary school / Tatsuro Miwa
 Results of U.S. Japan crossnational research on students' problem solving behaviors / Jerry P. Becker
 Some puzzling questions arising from mathematics education in China / Dianzhou Zhang
 Competition and cooperation in school mathematics / Zalman Usiskin.