Description of pilot study to inform design of developmental math courses, and two unexpected findings that might affect student retention and pass rates in developmental math courses. #DevelopmentalMathematics #2015Conference
This paper examines the utility of constructed/extended response questions as a means to promote conceptual understanding of mathematics and facilitation of positive student outcomes. Currently, investigations of item formatting related to facilitating student understanding and achievement in...
Presentation at AEA 2013, "Can Doing Something Easy Help Students Learn Something Hard?" and report and article by Rachel Hickson and Shahpar Modarresi on study of teacher instructional practices that help students succeed. #Mathematics #instructional-practices #Prek...
Which criteria should be used to select higher performing schools? The assessment of statistical significance helps researchers summarize the evidence against a null hypothesis. However, it is not always a simple task to discern the true meaning or value of the results of null hypothesis...
Describes project, evaluation, and outcomes of an Idaho state-level (Title IIB) Mathematics-Science Partnership project #Prek-12EducationalEvaluation #Mathematics #2009Conference #Science #Title-IIB #Partnership
AEA TESLA Orlando Fall 2009.ppt