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An evaluation of the advanced numeracy project 2001

Joanna Higgins

An evaluation of the advanced numeracy project 2001

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Published by Ministry of Education in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

  • Mathematical ability.,
  • Numeracy -- Study and teaching.,
  • Numeracy -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
  • Mathematics teachers -- Training of -- New Zealand.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAdvanced numeracy project 2001, Numeracy project 2001
    StatementJoanna Higgins.
    GenreProblems, exercises, etc.
    SeriesExploring issues in mathematics education -- June 2002 Adv.
    ContributionsNew Zealand. Ministry of Education.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 100 p.. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20415365M
    ISBN 100477047785

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"The Key Role of Educational Research in the Development and Evaluation of the National Numeracy Strategy." British Educational Research Journal 29(5): Changing Talk, Changing Thinking: Interim report from the in-house evaluation of the CPRT/UoY Dialogic Teaching project Alexander, R.

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