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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2014 Research Conference

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

31- Preservice Teachers’ Beliefs On Constructing and Critiquing Valid Arguments

Tuesday, April 8, 2014: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Room 212 ( Ernest N. Morial Convention Center)
Cory A. Bennett
Mary Pat Sjostrom

Description of Presentation:

This study investigates preservice teachers’ understandings of constructing and critiquing valid arguments and focuses on elements they believe constitute viable arguments. Implications associated with misunderstandings and the actions taken to help preservice teachers support students in constructing mathematical arguments will be discussed.

Session Type: Discussion Session

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