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Title pages: Volume 2
Clive Kanes
List of Reviewers
Referees for MERGA 21 Published Papers
Keynote Address
I keep six honest serving men 183 downloads
Peter Galbraith
The 3 Rs in new times: Research, rhetoric, and reality 184 downloads
Lyn D. English
The intension/intention of teaching mathematics 193 downloads
Stephen Lerman
Practical Implication Award
Research Paper
Title pages: Volume 1 182 downloads
One Teacher's Problem Solving Beliefs and Practices: Influences and Coherence 184 downloads
Judy Anderson
Towards the Study of the Processes and Effects of Internationalisation in Mathematics Education 188 downloads
Bill Atweh, Philip Clarkson, & John Malone
The Use of Action Research To Assist the Transition into Teaching 182 downloads
Bill Atweh and Ann Heirdsfield
Paul Ayres
Paul Ayres & Jenni Way
Towards a framework for analysing power relationships in small group discussions 192 downloads
Mary Barnes
Year 5 students' available and accessible knowledge of decimal-number numeration 182 downloads
Annette R. Baturo
Mathematics curriculum and development 189 downloads
Andy Begg
The Impact of an Early Number Project on the Professional Development of Teachers 184 downloads
Janette Bobis & Peter Gould
Arithmetic, pre-algebra, and algebra: a model of transition 235 downloads
Boulton-Lewis, G.M., Cooper, T., Pillay, H., and Wilss, L
The invisible wall project: problem solving processes of pupils who work on problems with a goal which can not be reached 181 downloads
Birgit Burchartz & Martin Stein
"Why are we assessed in mathematics?": The views of students 182 downloads
Ken C. Carr
Developing a framework for viewing affective and knowledge factors in teaching primary mathematics 183 downloads
Jean Carroll
Teachers' understandings of the role of learning activities 183 downloads
Min-Pyng Chen
Showing and telling: Primary students' outcomes in data representation and interpretation 183 downloads
Helen L. Chick and Jane M. Watson
Representing the connectedness of mathematical knowledge 182 downloads
Mohan Chinnapan , Michael Lawson and Rod Nason
Beginning teachers' problems with fundamental mathematics 182 downloads
P C Clarkson
Investigating students' understanding of the relationships among quadrilaterals 202 downloads
Penelope Currie and John Pegg
Rethinking what it means to understand: the case of combinatorial problem solving 187 downloads
Lyn D.English
New times for mathematics in vocational education and training 180 downloads
Gail E. FitzSimons
Exploring avenues of reflective practice with pre-service Mathematics teachers 196 downloads
Sandra Frid, Ted Redden, Chris Reading
Identifying the Dilemmas in Early Mathematics Teaching 210 downloads
Ann Gervasoni
"I don't know if I'm doing it right or I'm doing it wrong!" Unresolved uncertainty in the collaborative learning of mathematics 184 downloads
Merrilyn Goos
Visual reasoning and teaching styles in mathematics classrooms 192 downloads
Kevin Hannah
Flexible/inflexible: Clare and Mandy's story 184 downloads
Ann M. Heirdsfield
We really put our minds to it: Cognitive engagement in the mathematics classroom 183 downloads
Sue Helme and David Clarke
Maori mathematics education: The challenge of providing immersion programmes for preservice Maori primary teachers 181 downloads
Leeana Herewini
Towards an explanation of curriculum control 183 downloads
John Horwood
How sixth grade students explain connections between common and decimal fractions 183 downloads
Robert P. Hunting, Lauren M. Oppenheimer, Catherine S. Pearn, Eroia Nugent
Mathematics curriculum change in the northern territory: What do teachers really think? 183 downloads
Rosemary Jacoh & Sandra Frid
The effective use of calculators in the teaching of numeracy 185 downloads
Sonia Tones and Howard Tanner
New knowledge/new teachers/new times: How processes of subjectification undermine the implementation of investigatory approaches to teaching mathematics. 185 downloads
Mary Klein
Affective factors and the improvement of algebraic problem solving 187 downloads
Saraswathi Kota and Mike Thomas
Tertiary mathematics: Perceptions of schoolleavers and mature-age students 182 downloads
Gilah C. Leder & Helen J. Forgasz
Using technology to enhance children's spatial sense 181 downloads
Tom Lowrie
Pre-service teachers' understandings of word problems 180 downloads
Kevin J. Maguire
Protasis: A technique for fostering professional development 188 downloads
John Mason
Towards a psychology of knowing-to 183 downloads
.lohn Mason and Mary Spence
School-based assessment in VCE Mathematics: Ten years on 201 downloads
Barry McCrae, John Dowsey, Max Stephens
A new trilemma 178 downloads
D.F. (Mac) McKenzie
Teachers interpreting algebra: Teachers' views about the nature of algebra 194 downloads
Brenda Menzel and David Clarke
Long Odds: Longitudinal Development of Student Understanding of Odds 184 downloads
.Jonathan B. Moritz
An arithmetic game with strategic components - playing procedures of primary school children 179 downloads
Doris Mosel-Gobel
Ability Grouping: Some Implications for Building Mathematical Understanding 179 downloads
Judith A. Mousley
Ethnographic Research in Mathematics Education: Using Different Types of Visual Data Refined from Videotapes 188 downloads
Judith A. MousIey
A research-based framework for assessing early multiplication and division strategies 198 downloads
Joanne T. Mulligan
A graphical approach to the teaching of introductory calculus 177 downloads
Bruce Nevill, & John Wycliffe
Children's matching of melodies and line graphs 176 downloads
Steven Nisbet and John Bain
Identifying Separate and Connected Knowing in Mathematics Education 180 downloads
Jude Ocean
Developing the angle concept through investigations 212 downloads
Kay Owens
Is there a need for a Mathematics Intervention program in Grades 3 and 4? 183 downloads
Catherine Pearn
Year 3 students' place-value misconceptions: Another look at MAB 528 downloads
Peter S. Price
Teaching mathe.matically gifted students in primary school 244 downloads
lan Putt
Orchestrating Different Voices in Student Talk about Infinity: Theoretical and Empirical Analyses 177 downloads
Peter D Renshaw and Raymond A J Brown
Measuring Attitudes towards Mathematics in Early Childhood and Primary Teacher Education 184 downloads
Carolyn Roberts, Patricia Cretchley, Chris Harman
A Survey of Graphics Calculator Use in Victorian Secondary Schools 178 downloads
AlIa Routitsky and Patrick Tobin
The Search for Pattern: Student Understanding of the Table of Values Representation for Function 178 downloads
Julie Ryan and Julian WilIiams
Parent Newsletters supporting Mathematics in the Junior Primary School 177 downloads
Jan Savell
Challenging beliefs about mathematics learning and teaching using an electronic learning community 176 downloads
Sandy Schuck and Gerry Foley
Mathematics textbooks: Messages to students and teachers 184 downloads
Mal Shield
Problem Solving Through Problem Posing: The Experience of Two Teacher Education Students 213 downloads
Beth Southwell
Teachers building number sense amid the challenges of change: Some case studies 177 downloads
Len Sparrow & Alistair McIntosh
The invisible wall project on problem solving processes: Concepts and methods of interpretive work with high-resolution data 180 downloads
Martin Stein
The incidence of misconceptions of decimal notation amongst students in Grades 5 to 10 201 downloads
Vicki Steinle and Kaye Stacey
Kindergarten Students' Progress in the Count Me In Too Project 179 downloads
Rita Stewart, Bob Wright and Peter Gould
Task Context and Applications at the Senior Secondary Level 178 downloads
Gloria Stillman
Different forms of mathematical questions for different purposes: Comparing student responses to similar closed and open-ended questions 176 downloads
Peter Sullivan, Elizabeth Warren, Paul White, and Stephanus Suwarsono
Student Choice of Computation Methods 215 downloads
Paul Swan & Jack Bana
Mathematical misconceptions -- we have an effective method for reducing their incidence but will the improvement persist? 182 downloads
Philip Swedosh and John Clark
Dynamic scaffolding and reflective discourse: successful teaching styles observed within a project to teach mathematical thinking skills 180 downloads
Howard Tanner and Sonia Jones
A computer environment to encourage versatile understanding of algebraic equations 178 downloads
Mike Thomas and Diane Hall
Teacher Beliefs About the Learning and Teaching of Mathematics: Some Comparisons 205 downloads
Danielle Tracey, Bob Perry, & Peter Howard
Exploring the Impact of CAS in Early Algebra 187 downloads
David Tynan & Gary Asp
Computers are taking mathematicsĀ· into the next century: Gender differences in the attitudes of secondary mathematics students to the use of computers 178 downloads
Colleen Vale
The Mathematics, Technology and Science Interface: Implementation in the Middle School 178 downloads
Grady VenviIle, John Malone, John Wallace and Leonie Rennie
Progressing through the van Hiele levels with Cabri-geometre 177 downloads
.JiIl Vincent
What is 'meaning' in gender research? 176 downloads
Margaret Walshaw
Students' understanding of the concept of a variable 185 downloads
Elizabeth Warren
Numeracy Benchmarks for Years 3 and 5: What about Chance and Data? 178 downloads
.Jane M. Watson
"This is a funny game - you can't say who's going to win!": . Three case studies of children's probabilistic thinking 179 downloads
Jenni Way
Beliefs about the Use of Calculators in an Upper Primary Mathematics Classroom: A Partial Application of the Theory of Planned Behaviour 179 downloads
Allan White
Metacognition within mathematics: A new and practical multi-method approach 179 downloads
Jeni Wilson
An Overview of a Research-based Framework for Assessing and Teaching Early Number 219 downloads
Bob Wright
Language, mathematics and social disadvantage: a Bourdieuian analysis of cultural capital in mathematics education 177 downloads
Robyn Zevenbergen
Mathematical saturation within workplace contexts 177 downloads
Robyn Zevenbergen
Short communications 1998 176 downloads
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