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Author index
List of Reviewers
Reviewers of 1995 Proceedings
Keynote Address
Reflective Discourse and Collective Reflection 211 downloads
Paul Cobb, Ada Boufi, Kay McClain, Joy Whitenack
Practical Implication Award
I Don't Understand Part b or How You Find the Answer!: The Development of a Student Response Feedback Framework for Evaluating Student Approaches to Unfamiliar Application Problems 186 downloads
Vince Geiger
Research Paper
Students' Attitudes Toward Calculators in the Primary School 188 downloads
Laila Arvonen and Janette Bobis
Bugs and Slips in Bracket Expansions: A Calculator Comparison 185 downloads
Paul L Ayres
The Ethnomathematics of Financial Planning 188 downloads
Jo Balatti
Error Patterns in Mental Computation in Years 3 - 9 183 downloads
Jack Bana, Brian Farrell, & Alistair Mclntosh
Links Between Assessment and the Teaching of .. Mathematics in Secondary Schools: Preliminary Report 185 downloads
Mary Barnes and David Clarke
1251: What do the Doorknobs tell us about the Mansion? A Report of a Mathematics Curriculum Change Longitudinal Investigation 185 downloads
Bill Barton, fill Ellis, Maxine Pfannkuch, Mike Thomas, Gill Thomas, & Glenda Anthony
Strategies for comparing decimal numbers with the same whole-number part 271 downloads
A.R. Baturo and T.]. Cooper
Making Meaning of Women's dialogue of mathematical experiences - A Pilot Study 182 downloads
Cathy Beesey
A comparative curriculum study 181 downloads
Andy Begg
Children's questions about number 186 downloads
Fred Biddulph
Practices and beliefs about assessment and reporting in mathematics:The effect of teacher gender and teaching level 185 downloads
Bob Bleicher and Tom Cooper
School-University Partnerships and the Enhancement of Mathematics at all Levels of Education 181 downloads
Janette Bobis and Sharne Aldridge
Attitudinal Shifts Towards Mathematics of Preservice Teachers 184 downloads
Janette Bobis and Robyn Cusworth
Concrete Representations and Strategies for Solving Linear Equations 231 downloads
Gillian Boulton-Lewis, Tom Cooper, Bill Atweh, Hitendra Pillay, Lynn Wilss and Sue Mutch
Developing Collective Mathematical Thinking Within the Primary Classroom 183 downloads
Raymond A. J. Brown and Peter D. Renshaw
A sense of social agency influencing uptake of numeracy in workplace education: A work-in-progress 184 downloads
Elizabeth Buckingham
Teacher AHitudes Towards Chance and Data 184 downloads
Rosemary A~ Callingham, Jane M. Watson Kevin F. Collis, & Jonathan B. Moritz
Primary teachers' conceptions of mathematics 187 downloads
Jean Carroll
Students' Mental Models and Schema Activation during Geometric Problem Solving 181 downloads
Mohan Chinnappan and Lyn English
Organisational features of geometric knowledge 183 downloads
Mohan Chinnappan & Michael Lawson
Changing Teacher Roles: A Case Study 182 downloads
Doug Clarke
To Know And To Be Right: Studying The Classroom Negotiation Of Meaning 184 downloads
David J. Clarke & Cathy Kessel
Assessing the Effectiveness of Pencil-and-Paper Tests for School Mathematics 188 downloads
M. A. (Ken) Clements and Nerida F. Ellerton
Students' Use of Second-Order Relationships in Algebra 187 downloads
Carmel Coady & John Pegg
Years 2 and 3 children's strategies for mental addition and subtraction 187 downloads
T.]. Cooper, A. Heirdsfield and C.]. Irons
Patterns of Meaning of Students' Mathematical Experiences At University 252 downloads
Kathryn Crawford, Sue Gordon, Jackie Nicholas & Mike Prossert
Two Surveys Of Talented Mathematics Students 185 downloads
John Curran, Coralie Daniel and Derek Holton
Establishing the Extent of Number Knowledge Children have on Entrance to Formal Schooling 185 downloads
Joyce M. Dale
Evaluating the Effectiveness of the Strategy Draw a Diagra1!l as a Cognitive Tool for Problem Solving 181 downloads
Carmel Diezmann
The medium is the message: measuring area with different media 187 downloads
Brian Doig, Jill Cheeseman, & John Lindsey
Errors as springboards for remediation of Year 7 students subtraction knowledge 183 downloads
S. Dole and T.J. Cooper
The implementation of the problem-centered approach in the teaching and learning of mathematics in the junior primary phase in deprived black communities in the Rsa 239 downloads
G.F. du Toit
Issues Associated with the Professional Development of Mathematics Teachers in the Vocational and Educational Training Sector 186 downloads
Gail E. FitzSimons
Using computational environments as tools for working mathematically 187 downloads
Steve Flavel
Children's Productive Thinking in Solving a Ratio and Proportion Problem 184 downloads
Ho-Kheong Fong
Classroom factors influencing students' beliefs about success and failure in mathematics 189 downloads
Helen J. Forgasz
Contextual Perspectives of Secondary School Mathematics 179 downloads
Sandra Frid
Product o.f two negativ~ numbers:An example of how rote learning a strategy is synonymous with learning . the concept 196 downloads
Lupe M.T. Gates
Measures of mathematical knowledge students bring with them to University can contribute to better teaching 178 downloads
Lupe M. T. Gates, Barrie Robinson, & David Blest
Student and Teacher Beliefs About Helpful Teaching Practices in Mathematics Insbuction 178 downloads
Ann Gervasoni
Metacognitive Knowledge, Beliefs and Classroom Mathematics 196 downloads
Merrilyn Goos
Metacognitive Activity and Collaborative ' Interactions in the Mathematics Classroom: A Case Study 180 downloads
Merrilyn Goos & Vince Geiger
Mathematics: The nature of the beast 184 downloads
Stacey Grier
The plac~ of algebra in the secondary mathematics currIculum - Some historical reflections 213 downloads
Lindsay Grimison
What you say is what you get 179 downloads
Mental Computation, Computational Estimation, and Number Fact Knowledge for Addition and Subtraction in Year Four Children 178 downloads
Ann Heirdsfield
Professional development: Whose problem is it anyway? 178 downloads
Tony Herrington, Len Sparrow, & Paul Swan
Is Problem Solving Too Hard? 176 downloads
Derek Holton, Tim Spicer, & Gill Thomas
Ethnography in a Mathematics Education Context: Fieldnotes as part of Reflection and Analysis 180 downloads
Peter Howard
Alternative frameworks for the development of mathematics teacher knowledge 177 downloads
Clive Kanes & Steven N isbet
Student reactions to the use of graphics calculators 176 downloads
Barry Kissane, Marian Kemp & fen BradZey
Towards Social Justice: Re-theorising the "Social" In Constructivist Practice in Mathematics 178 downloads
Mary Klein
Investigation of Gender Differences Among Year 6 Students when Estimating Measurements 177 downloads
Neville Leeson
Investigation of Kindergarten Students' Spatial Constructions 178 downloads
N eville Leeson
How Important is the Reversal Error in Algebra? 191 downloads
Francis Lopez-Real
Formulating Equations for Word Problems 180 downloads
Mollie MacGregor and Kaye Stacey
The role of cognitive preference in students' choice of Mathematics units at the year 11/12 levels 183 downloads
John A. Malone & Robert F. Cavanagh
An Evaluation of System-wide Assessment of Problem Solving at Year 12 by Report and Related Test 180 downloads
Barry McCrae
Mental Computation in Australia, Japan and the United States 176 downloads
Alistair Mclntosh, Jack Bana, & Brian Farrell
Pedagogical content knowledge· of preservice mathematics teachers: An analysis of classroom observations 176 downloads
Michael C. Mitchelmore
Children's Intuitive Models of Multiplicaton and Division 203 downloads
Joanne Mulligan and Michael Mitchelmore
Representations of multiplicative word problems 180 downloads
Lynne Outhred
Student Decision Making in a Game of Chance and Misconceptions in Probabilistic Reasoning 184 downloads
Robert Peard
Mathematics Intervention: An Overview of the First Two Years 182 downloads
Catherine A. Pearn & Robert P. Hunting
Cooperative learning and social constructivism in mathematics education 272 downloads
Bob Perry, Noel Geoghegan, Kay Owens, & Peter Howe
Analysing TeachinglLearning Strategies for Algebra 177 downloads
Cyril Quinlan
Forging links and breaking chains in primary teacher education: negotiating powerful ideas 175 downloads
S. Schuck
Describing student expository writing in mathematics 177 downloads
Mal Shield
Towards a Theoretical Framework for Research in Beliefs and Values in Mathematics Education 186 downloads
Beth Southwell
Open-ended Tasks as Stimuli for Learning Mathematics 176 downloads
Peter Sullivan, Dianne Bourke, & Anne Scott
Examining pre-service teachers' mathematical writing 178 downloads
Kevan Swinson & Mal Shield
Probability Education: Can primary children cope? 176 downloads
Merilyn Taylor
The Cognitive Structure of Problems Solved Easily and Not So Easily by Pre-Service Teachers 178 downloads
Margaret Taplin
Bilingual Students and Tertiary Mathematics 178 downloads
Jan Thomas
How Young Children Learn Spatial Concepts 258 downloads
Trish Thorpe
Some Undergraduates' Understanding of the Meaning of a Correlation Coefficient 178 downloads
John Truran
Animism: a View of Probability Behaviour 183 downloads
Kath Truran
Linking Researchers, Curricula and Teachers in Australasia-An Exploratory Case Study Based on the Teaching and Learning of Stochastics 179 downloads
John M. Truran Kathleen M. Truran
Doing Mathematics With New Tools: New Patterns of Thinking 178 downloads
David Tynan, Kaye Stacey, Gary Asp, & John Dowsey
Children's Understanding of Luck 196 downloads
Jane M. Watson, Kevin F. Collis, & Jonathan B. Moritz
Students' Mathematics Culture 178 downloads
Robyn Zevenbergen
Short Communication (abstract only)
Poster (abstract only)
Round Table (abstract only)