Library of Resources

 

 

This part of our website is to link teachers with resources referred to in OTRNet presentations or papers.  I have found those shown here to be invaluable in learning about educational pedagogy in general and mathematics teaching specifically.

Title (and link to cover image) Author/s Publisher Year of Publication ISBN
How to Use Cooperative Learning in the Mathematics Classroom Alice F. Artzt & Claire M. Newman The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 1997 (2nd Ed) 0-87353-437-9
Cooperative Learning: Where Heart Meets Mind Barrie Bennett, Carol Rolheiser, Laurie Stevahn Educational Connections 1991  
A National Statement on Mathematics for Australian Schools Australian Education Council Curriculum Corporation 1991 1 86366 049 6
Improving Teaching and Learning in Science and Mathematics David F. Treagust, Reinders Duit, Barry J. Fraser Teachers College Press 1996 0-8077-3479-9
How People Learn National Research Council National Academy Press 2000 0-309-07036-8
How People Learn:  Bridging Research and Practice National Research Council National Academy Press 1999 0-309-06536-4
Principles and Standards for School Mathematics

(Website of Publication)

The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2000 0-87353-48-8
Teaching Mathematics in Australia Hilary Hollingsworth, Jan Lokan, Barry McCrae Australian Council for Educational Research 2003 0 86431 641 0
Everything You Want To Know About Outcomes Focussed Mathematics Education and What it Means For Your Classroom Thelma Perso The Mathematical Association of Western Australia 2001 1 876583 185
A Handbook on Rich Learning Tasks

(see below for Second Edition)

Gary Flewelling with William Higginson Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education, Queens University, Ontario, Canada 2001  
Teaching With Rich Learning Tasks: A Handbook Gary Flewelling with William Higginson AAMT (Centre for Mathematics, Science and Technology Education, Queens University, Ontario, Canada) 2005 1 875900 551
Curriculum Framework for WA Curriculum Council Of Western Australia Curriculum Council Of Western Australia 1998 0 7307 2701 7
Teaching with the brain in mind (2nd Ed) Eric Jensen Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) 2005 1 4166 0030 2
How the Brain Learns Mathematics David A. Sousa Corwin Press 2008 978-1-4129-5306-1

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