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Keynote Address
LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE CENTER FOR THE MATHEMATICS EDUCATION OF LATINOS/AS1: IMPLICATIONS FOR RESEARCH WITH NONDOMINANT, MARGINALISED COMMUNITIES 220 downloads
MARTA CIVIL
MATHEMATICS ASSESSMENT: EVERYTHING OLD IS NEW AGAIN? 260 downloads
ROSEMARY CALLINGHAM
 
Practical Implication Award
LEARNING OVER TIME: PEDAGOGICAL CHANGE IN TEACHING MATHEMATICAL INQUIRY 208 downloads
KATIE MAKAR
 
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Research Paper
INSTRUCTIONAL COHERENCE: A CASE STUDY OF LESSSONS ON LINEAR EQUATIONS 201 downloads
Glenda Anthony & Liping Ding
TEACHER AND PRESERVICE TEACHER BELIEFS ABOUT MATHEMATICS TEACHER EDUCATION 205 downloads
DIANNE ASHMAN & DAVID McBAIN
UNSCRIPTED MATHS: EMERGENCE AND IMPROVISATION 212 downloads
MIKE ASKEW
THE INFLUENCE OF TEACHERS ON STUDENT ENGAGEMENT WITH MATHEMATICS DURING THE MIDDLE YEARS 207 downloads
CATHERINE ATTARD
TEACHING PRACTICES FOR EFFECTIVE TEACHERSTUDENT RELATIONSHIPS IN MULTIETHNIC MATHEMATICS CLASSROOMS 207 downloads
ROBIN AVERILL
PRESERVICE TEACHER PERCEPTIONS OF GOOD MATHEMATICS TEACHERS: WHAT MATTERS? 207 downloads
JO BALATTI & DONNA RIGANO
ANALYSING INTERVIEW DATA FOR CLUSTERS AND THEMES 220 downloads
LYNDA BALL
CHILDREN SOLVING WORD PROBLEMS IN AN IMPORTED LANGUAGE: AN INTERVENTION STUDY 282 downloads
DEBBIE BAUTISTA VERZOSA
A STUDY OF THE AUSTRALIAN TERTIARY SECTOR’S PORTRAYED VIEW OF THE RELEVANCE OF QUANTITATIVE SKILLS IN SCIENCE 197 downloads
SHAUN BELWARD, LEANNE RYLANDS, KELLY MATTHEWS, CARMEL COADY, PETER ADAMS, & VILMA SIMBAG
INTERACTIVE WHITEBOARDS AS POTENTIAL CATALYSTS OF PEDAGOGIC CHANGE IN SECONDARY MATHEMATICS TEACHING 213 downloads
KIM BESWICK & TRACEY MUIR
PREPARING FOR SCHOOL TRANSITION: LISTENING TO THE STUDENT, TEACHER, AND PARENT VOICE 232 downloads
BRENDA BICKNELL & ROBERTA HUNTER
STUDENT EXPERIENCES OF MAKING AND USING CHEAT SHEETS IN MATHEMATICAL EXAMS 208 downloads
DAVID BUTLER & NICHOLAS CROUCH
TEACHER KNOWLEDGE ACTIVATED IN THE CONTEXT OF DESIGNING PROBLEMS 208 downloads
BARBARA BUTTERFIELD & MOHAN CHINNAPPAN
DO INTERESTED STUDENTS LEARN MORE? RESULTS FROM A STATISTICAL LITERACY STUDY IN THE MIDDLE SCHOOL 211 downloads
COLIN CARMICHAEL
TEACHING SECONDARY MATHEMATICS WITH AN ONLINE LEARNING SYSTEM: THREE TEACHERS’ EXPERIENCES 230 downloads
MICHAEL CAVANAGH & MICHAEL MITCHELMORE
MATHEMATICS ANXIETY: SCAFFOLDING A NEW CONSTRUCT MODEL 313 downloads
ROB CAVANAGH & LEN SPARROW
INVESTIGATING CHILDREN’S UNDERSTANDING OF THE MEASUREMENT OF MASS 366 downloads
Jill Cheesman, Andrea McDonough, & Doug Clarke
TEACHERS’ STRATEGIES FOR DEMONSTRATING FRACTION AND PERCENTAGE EQUIVALENCE 207 downloads
HELEN CHICK & WENDY BARATTA
A LESS PARTIAL VISION: THEORETICAL INCLUSIVITY AND CRITICAL SYNTHESIS IN MATHEMATICS CLASSROOM RESEARCH 219 downloads
DAVID CLARKE
MASTERING BASIC FACTS? I DON’T NEED TO LEARN THEM BECAUSE I CAN WORK THEM OUT! 204 downloads
SIMON CLARKE & MARILYN HOLMES
SUPPORTING YOUNG CHILDREN’S MATHEMATICS LEARNING AS THEY TRANSITION TO SCHOOL 221 downloads
NGAIRE DAVIES
LOCATING THE LEARNER: INDIGENOUS LANGUAGE AND MATHEMATICS EDUCATION 224 downloads
CRIS EDMONDS-WATHEN
DATA MODELLING IN THE BEGINNING SCHOOL YEARS 209 downloads
LYN ENGLISH
MATHEMATICS PRESERVICE TEACHERS LEARNING ABOUT ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS THROUGH TASK-BASED INTERVIEWS 205 downloads
ANTHONY FERNANDES
PROMOTING AN UNDERSTANDING OF MATHEMATICAL STRUCTURE IN STUDENTS WITH HIGH FUNCTIONING AUTISM 209 downloads
MAUREEN FINNANE
GRAPH CREATION AND INTERPRETATION: PUTTING SKILLS AND CONTEXT TOGETHER 216 downloads
NOLEINE FITZALLEN & JANE WATSON
TWO AVATARS OF TEACHERS’ CONTENT KNOWLEDGE OF MATHEMATICS 212 downloads
TRICIA FORRESTER & MOHAN CHINNAPPAN
FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT TOOLS FOR INQUIRY MATHEMATICS 207 downloads
KYM FRY
MODELS OF MODELLING: IS THERE A FIRST AMONG EQUALS? 208 downloads
PETER GALBRAITH
MEASURING ACADEMIC NUMERACY: BEYOND COMPETENCE TESTING 225 downloads
LINDA GALLIGAN
TEACHER PROFESSIONAL LEARNING IN NUMERACY: TRAJECTORIES THROUGH A MODEL FOR NUMERACY IN THE 21ST CENTURY 591 downloads
VINCE GEIGER, MERRILYN GOOS, & SHELLEY DOLE
INSIGHTS ABOUT CHILDREN’S UNDERSTANDING OF 2-DIGIT AND 3-DIGIT NUMBERS 211 downloads
ANN GERVASONI, LINDA PARISH, TERESA HADDEN, KATHIE TURKENBURG, KATE BEVAN, CAROLE LIVESEY, MELISSA CROSWELL
INSIGHTS FROM ABORIGINAL TEACHING ASSISTANTS ABOUT THE IMPACT OF THE BRIDGING THE NUMERACY GAP PROJECT IN A KIMBERLEY CATHOLIC SCHOOL 200 downloads
ANN GERVASONI, ALIS HART, MELISSA CROSWELL, LESLEY HODGES, & LINDA PARISH
TEACHING LINEAR ALGEBRA: ONE LECTURER’S ENGAGEMENT WITH STUDENTS 204 downloads
JOHN HANNAH, SEPIDEH STEWART, & MIKE THOMAS
CHALLENGING AND EXTENDING A STUDENT TEACHER’S CONCEPTS OF FRACTIONS USING AN ELASTIC STRIP 216 downloads
ROGER HARVEY
MAORI MEDIUM CHILDREN’S VIEWS ABOUT LEARNING MATHEMATICS: POSSIBILITIES FOR FUTURE DIRECTIONS 198 downloads
NGAREWA HAWERA & MERILYN TAYLOR
HOW INCLUSIVE IS YEAR 12 MATHEMATICS? 202 downloads
SUE HELME & RICHARD TEESE
CHALLENGING TRADITIONAL SEQUENCE OF TEACHING INTRODUCTORY CALCULUS 211 downloads
SANDRA HERBERT
GENDER DIFFERENCES IN NAPLAN MATHEMATICS PERFORMANCE 222 downloads
JANELLE C. HILL
SECONDARY STUDENT PERCEPTIONS OF WHAT TEACHING AND LEARNING APPROACHES ARE USEFUL FOR THEM IN LEARNING MATHEMATICS 195 downloads
BRUCE WHITE
MAKING A DIFFERENCE FOR INDIGENOUS CHILDREN 299 downloads
CHRIS HURST, TRACEY ARMSTRONG, & MARANNE YOUNG
LANGUAGE-RELATED MISCONCEPTIONS IN THE STUDY OF LIMITS 200 downloads
SYED MANSOOR JAFFAR & JAGUTHSING DINDYAL
EARLY YEARS SWIMMING AS NEW SITES FOR EARLY MATHEMATICAL LEARNING 223 downloads
ROBYN JORGENSEN & PETER GROOTENBOER
DIGITAL GAMES: CREATING NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR MATHEMATICS LEARNING 209 downloads
ROBYN JORGENSEN & TOM LOWRIE
LEARNING EXPERIENCES OF SINGAPORE’S LOW ATTAINERS IN PRIMARY MATHEMATICS 202 downloads
BERINDERJEET KAUR & MASURA GHANI
MATHEMATICAL IDENTITY, LEADERSHIP, AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: HIDDEN INFLUENCES THAT AFFECT MATHEMATICAL PRACTICES 202 downloads
STEPHEN KENDALL-JONES
REFORM IN MATHEMATICS: THE PRINCIPAL’S ZONE OF PROMOTED ACTION 208 downloads
JANEEN LAMB
PRESERVICE TEACHERS LEARNING MATHEMATICS FROM THE INTERNET 210 downloads
TROELS LANGE & TAMSIN MEANEY
THE PUBLIC’S VIEWS ON GENDER AND THE LEARNING OF MATHEMATICS: DOES AGE MATTER? 204 downloads
GILAH C. LEDER & HELEN J. FORGASZ
WE CAN ORDER BY ROTE BUT CAN’T PARTITION: WE DIDN’T LEARN A RULE 200 downloads
SHARYN LIVY
ASSESSMENT OF SECONDARY STUDENTS’ NUMBER STRATEGIES: THE DEVELOPMENT OF A WRITTEN NUMERACY ASSESSMENT TOOL 205 downloads
GREGOR LOMAS & PETER HUGHES
YOUNG CHILDREN’S REPRESENTATIONS OF THEIR DEVELOPING MEASUREMENT UNDERSTANDINGS 208 downloads
AMY MACDONALD
FROM CLASSROOM TO CAMPUS: THE PERCEPTIONS OF MATHEMATICS AND PRIMARY TEACHERS ON THEIR TRANSITION FROM TEACHER TO TEACHER EDUCATOR 203 downloads
NICOLE MAHER
ENGAGING THE MIDDLE YEARS IN MATHEMATICS 205 downloads
MARGARET MARSHMAN, DONNA PENDERGAS, & FIONA BRIMMER
BUILDING PRESERVICE TEACHER CAPACITY FOR EFFECTIVE MATHEMATICS TEACHING THROUGH PARTNERSHIPS WITH TEACHER EDUCATORS AND PRIMARY SCHOOL COMMUNITIES 274 downloads
ANDREA McDONOUGH & MATTHEW SEXTON
LISTENING TO CHILDREN’S EXPLANATIONS OF FRACTION PAIR TASKS: WHEN MORE THAN AN ANSWER AND AN INITIAL EXPLANATION ARE NEEDED 208 downloads
ANNIE MITCHELL & MARJ HORNE
VICTORIAN INDIGNENOUS CHILDREN’S RESPONSES TO MATHEMATICS NAPLAN ITEMS 198 downloads
PATRICIA MORLEY
JOIN THE CLUB: ENGAGING PARENTS IN MATHEMATICS EDUCATION 217 downloads
TRACEY MUIR
TEACHING MATHEMATICS IN THE PAPUA NEW GUINEA HIGHLANDS: A COMPLEX MULTILINGUAL CONTEXT 220 downloads
CHARLY MUKE & PHILIP CLARKSON
AN EVALUATION OF THE PATTERN AND STRUCTURE MATHEMATICS AWARENESS PROGRAM IN THE EARLY SCHOOL YEARS 209 downloads
JOANNE T. MULLIGAN, LYN D. ENGLISH, MICHAEL C. MITCHELMORE, SARA M. WELSBY, NATHAN CREVENSTEN
REVIEWING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF MATHEMATICAL TASKS IN ENCOURAGING COLLABORATIVE TALK WITH YOUNG CHILDREN 200 downloads
CAROL MURPHY
THE USE OF PROBLEM CATEGORISATION IN THE LEARNING OF RATIO 203 downloads
NORHUDA MUSA & JOHN MALONE
NATIONAL TESTING OF PROBABILITY IN YEARS 3, 5, 7, & 9 IN AUSTRALIA: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS 200 downloads
STEVEN NISBET
A POPPERIAN CONSILIENCE: MODELLING MATHEMATICAL KNOWLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING 203 downloads
DAVID NUTCHEY
WHAT ASPECTS OF QUALITY DO STUDENTS FOCUS ON WHEN EVALUATING ORAL AND WRITTEN MATHEMATICAL PRESENTATIONS? 222 downloads
MAGNUS ÖSTERHOLM
PROMOTING POWERFUL POSITIVE AFFECT: USING STAGES OF CONCERN AND ACTIVITY THEORY TO UNDERSTAND TEACHERS’ PRACTICE IN MATHEMATICS 219 downloads
SHAILEIGH PAGE & TRUDY SWEENEY
IDENTIFYING MATHEMATICS IN CHILDREN’S LITERATURE: YEAR SEVEN STUDENT’S RESULTS 205 downloads
PAMELA PERGER
EARLY CHILDHOOD NUMERACY LEADERS AND POWERFUL MATHEMATICS IDEAS 211 downloads
BOB PERRY
PLAYING WITH MATHEMATICS: IMPLICATIONS FROM THE EARLY YEARS LEARNING FRAMEWORK AND THE AUSTRALIAN CURRICULUM 215 downloads
BOB PERRY & SUE DOCKETT
REACTING TO QUANTITATIVE DATA: TEACHERS’ PERCEPTIONS OF STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT REPORTS 215 downloads
ROBYN PIERCE & HELEN CHICK
STUDENTS’ EMERGING INFERENTIAL REASONING ABOUT SAMPLES AND SAMPLING 205 downloads
THEODOSIA PRODROMOU
REFLECTING ON PARTICIPATION IN RESEARCH COMMUNITIES OF PRACTICE: SITUATING CHANGE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF MATHEMATICS TEACHING 212 downloads
TREVOR REDMOND, RAYMOND BROWN & JOANNE SHEEHY
SOME LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE EXPERIENCE OF ASSESSING TEACHER PEDAGOGICAL CONTENT KNOWLEDGE IN MATHEMATICS 219 downloads
ANNE ROCHE & DOUG CLARKE
VALUE OF WRITTEN REFLECTIONS IN UNDERSTANDING STUDENT THINKING: THE CASE OF INCORRECT SIMPLIFICATION OF A RATIONAL EXPRESSION 273 downloads
KAREN RUHL, JO BALATTI & SHAUN BELWARD
IMPROVING SELF-CONFIDENCE AND ABILITIES: A PROBLEM-BASED LEARNING APPROACH FOR BEGINNING MATHEMATICS TEACHERS 219 downloads
MARTIN SCHMUDE, PENELOPE SEROW & STEPHEN TOBIAS
STUDENTS' ATTITUDES TOWARDS HANDHELD COMPUTER ALGEBRA SYSTEMS (CAS) IN MATHEMATICS: GENDER AND SCHOOL SETTING ISSUES 226 downloads
EDISON SHAMOAIL & TASOS BARKATSAS1
EFFECTS OF USING HISTORY OF MATHEMATICS ON JUNIOR COLLEGE STUDENTS’ ATTITUDES AND ACHIEVEMENT 215 downloads
SIEW YEE, LIM
METAPHORS USED BY YEAR 5 AND 6 CHILDREN TO DEPICT THEIR BELIEFS ABOUT MATHS 219 downloads
CATHERINE SOLOMON & MICHAEL GRIMLEY
TEACHER CAPACITY AS A KEY ELEMENT OF NATIONAL CURRICULUM REFORM IN MATHEMATICS: AN EXPLORATORY COMPARATIVE STUDY BETWEEN AUSTRALIA AND CHINA 214 downloads
MAX STEPHENS & ZHANG QINQIONG
A STRATEGY FOR SUPPORTING STUDENTS WHO HAVE FALLEN BEHIND IN THE LEARNING OF MATHEMATICS 210 downloads
PETER SULLIVAN & SUE GUNNINGHAM
STUDENTS’ WAYS OF USING HANDHELD CALCULATORS IN SINGAPORE AND AUSTRALIA: TECHNOLOGY AS MASTER, SERVANT, PARTNER AND EXTENSION OF SELF 211 downloads
HAZEL TAN & HELEN FORGASZ
IMPLEMENTING A MATHEMATICAL THINKING ASSESSMENT FRAMEWORK: CROSS CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES 233 downloads
TEE YONG, HWA & MAX STEPHENS
USING ASSESSMENT DATA: DOES GENDER MAKE A DIFFERENCE? 206 downloads
COLLEEN VALE, KRISTY DAVIDSON, ANNE DAVIES, NEIL HOOLEY, DANIEL LOTON, & MARY WEAVEN
LEARNING FROM A PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DESIGN EXPERIMENT: INSTITUTIONAL CONTEXT OF TEACHING 195 downloads
JANA VISNOVSKA & QING ZHAO
AN EXPLORATION OF YOUNG STUDENTS’ ABILITY TO GENERALISE FUNCTION TASKS 204 downloads
ELIZABETH WARREN, JODIE MILLER & TOM J. COOPER
TEACHER CHANGE IN A CHANGING EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT 202 downloads
JANE WATSON, KIM BESWICK, NATALIE BROWN & SUZIE WRIGHT
TEACHERS’ USE OF NATIONAL TEST DATA TO FOCUS NUMERACY INSTRUCTION 205 downloads
PAUL WHITE & JUDY ANDERSON
CONCERNED ABOUT THEIR LEARNING: WHAT MATTERS TO MATHEMATICS STUDENTS SEEKING TO STUDY DESPITE ABSENCE FROM SCHOOL OWING TO CHRONIC ILLNESS 193 downloads
KARINA J. WILKIE
“MY SELF-ESTEEM HAS RISEN DRAMATICALLY”: A CASE-STUDY OF PRE-SERVICE TEACHER ACTION RESEARCH USING BIBLIOTHERAPY TO ADDRESS MATHEMATICS ANXIETY 198 downloads
SUE WILSON & SHANNON GURNEY
DEVELOPING ALGEBRAIC THINKING: USING A PROBLEM SOLVING APPROACH IN A PRIMARY SCHOOL CONTEXT 210 downloads
WILL WINDSOR & STEPHEN NORTON
ADAPTING ASSESSMENT INSTRUMENTS FOR AN ALASKAN CONTEXT 199 downloads
MONICA WONG & JERRY LIPKA
MATHEMATICS AND GIFTEDNESS: INSIGHTS FROM EDUCATIONAL NEUROSCIENCE 198 downloads
GEOFF WOOLCOTT
THE BIG IDEAS IN TWO LARGE FIRST LEVEL COURSES OF UNDERGRADUATE MATHEMATICS 199 downloads
SUSAN RACHEL WORSLEY
META-RULES OF DISCURSIVE PRACTICE IN MATHEMATICS CLASSROOMS FROM SEOUL, SHANGHAI AND TOKYO 196 downloads
LIHUA XU
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE TEACHERS IN COMMUNITIES OF PRACTICE: PERCEPTIONS OF “WHO IS MY COMMUNITY” 198 downloads
CONNIE H. YAREMA, ALLAN E. YAREMA, ELIZABETH POWERS & SAMUEL H. SMITH
YOUNG CHILDREN’S UNDERSTANDINGS ABOUT “SQUARE” IN 3D VIRTUAL REALITY MICROWORLDS 213 downloads
ANDY YEH & JENNIFER HALLAM
TEACHERS’ INTERACTIONS WITH STUDENTS LEARNING THE “EQUAL ADDITIONS” STRATEGY: DISCOURSE PATTERNS 228 downloads
JENNY YOUNG-LOVERIDGE & JUDITH MILLS
Get down and get dirty in the mathematics': Technology and mathematical modelling in senior secondary 203 downloads
Stillman, G., & Brown, J.
 
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