About Teaching Mathematics: A K8 ResourcePresenting information necessary to teach math through problem solving, to understand the math they are responsible for teaching, and to understand how children best learn math, this resource has been updated and expanded. The author includes new sections to provide an even better guide for making appropriate and effective instructional decisions. 
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User Review  S Agung  GoodreadsThis is a recommended good book for one who wants to teach mathematics in schools. I read this while I was primary school teacher. Now, I use this book as a reference to train other teachers. Read full review
Review: About Teaching Mathematics 036068
User Review  GoodreadsThis is a recommended good book for one who wants to teach mathematics in schools. I read this while I was primary school teacher. Now, I use this book as a reference to train other teachers. Read full review
Contents
RAISING THE ISSUES  3 
Using Word Problems to Develop Arithmetic Understanding  12 
How Children Learn Mathematics  24 
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