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Additional Physical Format: | Online version: Using writing to teach mathematics. [Washington, DC] : Mathematical Association of America, [1990] (OCoLC)756445591 |
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Document Type: | Book |

All Authors / Contributors: |
Andrew Sterrett |

ISBN: | 0883850664 9780883850664 |

OCLC Number: | 22543614 |

Description: | xv, 139 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. |

Contents: | Mathematicians write, mathematics students should too / Ann K. Stehney -- Writing for educational objectives in a calculus course / Sandra Z. Keith -- Writing in mathematics : a plethora of possibilities / Timothy Sipka -- A reply to questions for mathematics colleagues on writing across the curriculum / Emelie Kenney -- Writing in mathematics at Swarthmore : PDCs / Stephen B. Maurer -- A writing program and its lesson for mathematicians / Ann K. Stehney -- Writing in the math classroom : math in the writing class (or how I spent my summer vacation) / Thomas W. Rishel -- A writing intensive mathematics course / Arthur T. White -- Writing, teaching, and learning in mathematics : one set of experiences / Richard J. Maher -- Technical writing for mathematics projects / J. Douglas Faires and Charles A. Nelson -- But this is not an English class / André Michelle Lubecke -- You can and should get your students to write in sentences / Melvin Henriksen -- Three r's for mathematics papers : 'riting, refereeing, and rewriting / Thomas Q. Sibley -- Attempting mathematics in a meaningless language / Martha B. Burton -- Using expressive writing to support mathematics instruction : benefits for the student, teacher, and classroom / Barbara Rose -- Rewriting our stories of mathematics / Linda Brandau -- Writing in mathematics : a vehicle for development and empowerment / Dorothy Buerk -- Two perspectives on a writing intensive course in operations research / Mary Margaret Hart McDonald and Coreen Mett -- A writing fellows program meets an abstract algebra class : the instructor's and the fellow's perspective / John O. Kiltinen and Lisa M. Mansfield -- Writing abstracts as a means of review / David G. Hartz -- Journals and essay examinations in undergraduate mathematics / Gary L. Britton -- Weekly journal entries : an effective tool for teaching mathematics / Louis A. Talman -- Writing assignments and course content / Joanne E. Snow -- Library and writing assignments in an introductory calculus class / John R. Stoughton -- Teaching mathematics within the mathematics curriculum / David T. Burkam -- Writing about proof / Keith Hirst -- Using writing to improve student learning of statistics / Robert W. Hayden -- Integrating writing into the history of mathematics / Dorothy Goldberg -- Writing to learn and communicate mathematics : an assignment in abstract algebra / Anne Brown -- Writing in an non-Euclidean geometry course / Richard S. Millman -- The essay as a cognitive map / James V. Rauff. |

Series Title: | MAA notes, no. 16. |

Responsibility: | Andrew Sterrett, editor. |

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