Perspectives on Adults Learning Mathematics: Research and by Diana Coben, Gail E. FitzSimons, John O’Donoghue (auth.),

By Diana Coben, Gail E. FitzSimons, John O’Donoghue (auth.), Diana Coben, John O’Donoghue, Gail E. Fitzsimons (eds.)

At a time while the significance of lifelong schooling is turning into regarded world wide, this is often the 1st publication to discover an enormous yet hitherto ignored region: grownup arithmetic schooling. This e-book is ready adults studying arithmetic anywhere and in no matter what situations they accomplish that. It brings jointly researchers within the box and goals to put the rules for examine and extra study and perform during this fast-developing sector. It goals to situate examine and perform in adults studying arithmetic in the wider box of lifelong studying and lifetime schooling and to be available either to the professional and to the overall grownup reader. The ebook contains a entire overview of the sector which units the scene for sections on: views on learn on Adults studying arithmetic; Adults, arithmetic, tradition, and Society; Adults, arithmetic, and paintings; and views in educating Adults arithmetic. issues coated comprise: arithmetic and customary feel; statistical literacy and numeracy; new theories on studying arithmetic; mathematical competences for the place of work; ethnomathematics; and the educational of tutors.

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