Self-Directed Problem Solving: Idea Production in Mathematics

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University Press of America, Jan 1, 1993 - Education - 123 pages
In order to achieve standards recommended by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics and other groups pressing for substantial change in instruction, students must confront the ways in which they approach learning. This book develops levels of self-direction in which students use problem solving to break through misconceptions.

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The Problem
A Program for SelfDirection
The Power of SelfDirected Thinking

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Ann Dirkes is Professor of Education at Indiana University.

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