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#### Common Core Literacy for Math, Science, and Technical Subjects

Wiley 2014; US$ 29.95 US$ 26.50Resources and guidance for the journey of Common Core implementation In this age of the Common Core State Standards, all content area teachers must integrate literacy standards into their curriculum. If you’re like most content area educators, you’re feeling a bit overwhelmed at the thought of addressing all the new standards, or you... more...

#### Thomas Jefferson and his Decimals 1775–1810: Neglected Years in the History of U.S. School Mathematics

Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 106.79Synthesizing four centuries of historical data, this study analyzes the long-term consequences of America’s unique refusal to adopt the metric system, with generations of schoolchildren toiling over the complexities of ‘Imperial’ weights and measures. more...

#### Spatial Reasoning in the Early Years

Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 47.95Over the past several years, "spatial reasoning" has gained renewed prominence among mathematics educators, as spatial skills are proving to be not just essential to mathematical understanding but also strong predictors of future success beyond the classroom in fields such as science, technology, and engineering. By exploring both primary and emergent... more...

#### Developing Understanding In Primary Mathematics

Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 55.95First Published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

#### Facing the Consequences

Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 54.66Facing the Consequences presents a perspective on US mathematics and science education that is developed from data gathered as part of the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS). TIMSS is the most extensive and far-reaching cross-national comparative study of mathematics and science education ever attempted. It includes comparing... more...

#### A Splintered Vision

Springer Netherlands 2007; US$ 94.51A Splintered Vision: An Investigation of U.S. Science and Mathematics Education is the US report on the curriculum analysis component of the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) which was sponsored by the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA). The report summarizes data from the... more...

#### Lesson Study

Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95Lesson study is a popular professional development approach in Japan whereby teachers collaborate to study content, instruction, and how students solve problems and reach for understanding in order to improve elementary mathematics instruction and learning in the classroom. This book is the first comprehensive look at the system and process of lesson... more...

#### The Development of Arithmetic Concepts and Skills

Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 75.95This volume focuses on two related questions that are central to both the psychology of mathematical thinking and learning and to the improvement of mathematics education: What is the nature of arithmetic expertise? How can instruction best promote it? Contributors from a variety of specialities, including cognitive, developmental, educational,... more...

#### Teaching K-6 Mathematics

Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 61.95This developmentally sound, research-based, practical text speaks directly to preservice elementary mathematics students about the multitude of ways they can help their future students learn to see the power, beauty, necessity, and usefulness of mathematics in the world. Part 1 deals with guiding principles that permeate the text, while Parts 2-11... more...

#### The Essentials of Mathematics, K-6

ASCD 2006; US$ 23.95This book describes best practices for engaging elementary students in mathematics, from exploring numbers, patterns, and shapes to posing real-life problems that develop students' ability to reason and problem-solve. more...