The Elephant in the Classroom : Helping Children Learn and Love Maths

The Elephant in the Classroom : Helping Children Learn and Love Maths

Description

A REVISED AND UPDATED EDITION OF THE ORIGINAL BESTSELLER

Why do millions struggle with mathematics, and what can be done to change that for the next generation?

In The Elephant in the Classroom, Jo Boaler outlines what has gone wrong in mathematics education, identifying the problems facing children in classrooms today. How can children be prepared for the mathematics they will need in the future? They need to be taught to be quantitatively literate, to think flexibly and creatively and how to problem solve.

Jo Boaler offers concrete solutions for parents and teachers that will revolutionise children's experience with maths. Along with practical teaching activities, strategies and questions that can transform a child's mathematical future, she shares a range of free and accessible online resources.

'We have the research knowledge to make classrooms places where all students are inspired by mathematics' Jo Boaler


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Details

Author(s)
Jo Boaler
For ages
12-17
Format
Paperback | 272 pages
Dimensions
130 x 200 x 18mm | 225g
Publication date
01 Sep 2015
Publisher
Profile Books Ltd
Imprint
Souvenir Press Ltd
Publication City/Country
United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition
Revised
Edition Statement
2nd Revised edition
Illustrations note
Black and white illustrations
ISBN10
0285643185
ISBN13
9780285643185
Bestsellers rank
87,408