mathematics, quantitative reasoning, quantitative literacy, Duckworth, Piaget
The small book of essays by Eleanor Duckworth has been a staple of teacher education for decades, serving as a bridge between Piaget’s observations of infants and the needs of the classroom. As her examples tend to be of young children, we consider more general ideas in the context of older grades and higher education. Several of her insights are discussed with an eye to application in the field of quantitative education, highlighting the need to integrate issues of pedagogy with those of content.
Wallace, Dorothy. "Parts of the Whole: The Having of Wonderful Ideas: Eleanor Duckworth Introduces Us to Piaget." Numeracy 13, Iss. 1 (2020): Article 10. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5038/1936-4622.214.171.124
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