Teachers--In-service training--Massachusetts.; Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System.; Educational tests and measurements--Massachusetts.
Thesis advisor: Philip Halloran.; "Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science [in Mathematics]."; M.S.,Central Connecticut State University,1999; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 34-36).
One of the major goals of high school curriculum is to better prepare the high school student for college level courses. When alternative curricula programs are available, how can one determine which curriculum better accomplishes this goal? One...
Connecticut Academic Performance Test; Mathematical ability -- Testing; Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Connecticut; Achievement tests -- Connecticut
The debate over the effectiveness of a "reform" mathematics curriculum verses a "traditional" mathematics curriculum in student achievement has been widely discussed and studied. Standards-based, or reform, programs emphasize applications to solve...
Cerebral hemispheres; Mathematics -- Study and teaching; Cerebral dominance
For many years, doctors and scientists have known that the two hemispheres of our brains have different functions. Damage to the left hemisphere in adults has caused severe speech problems. For this reason, the left hemisphere had been considered...