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O'Keeffe, Lisa; White, Bruce – International Journal for Mathematics Teaching and Learning, 2017
The role and function of the mathematics textbook has been widely discussed since its inclusion in the Trends in International Mathematics and Science study (TIMSS) in the late nineties. It is a common feature in many classrooms worldwide and has been identified as an important vehicle for the promotion of curricula. However, there has also been…
Descriptors: Secondary School Mathematics, Textbooks, Foreign Countries, Mathematics Instruction
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Nzekwe-Excel, C. – International Journal for Mathematics Teaching and Learning, 2010
Background and Rationale: Student withdrawal and non-completion in institutions have been an issue of considerable concern. The lack of mathematical ability has been identified as a factor resulting to non-completion in higher institutions. Several students in higher education approach mathematics with a lot of anxiety. This has created the need…
Descriptors: Mathematics Education, Student Attitudes, Mathematics Achievement, Program Effectiveness