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Improving Mathematics in Middle School: Lessons from TIMSS & Related Research

author: Edward A. Silver
description: Written by University of Pittsburgh professor of mathematics education & cognitive studies Edward Silver. This report recommends that the U.S.:
* Make a serious national commitment to improve mathematics learning by *all* students.
* Make the school mathematics curriculum more ambitious & enhance classroom instruction.
* Invest in teacher professional development & capacity building.
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published in: ED, U.S. Department of Education
published: 03/26/1998
posted to site: 03/26/1998