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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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441- Comparison of USA and Taiwan in TIMSS Mathematics: Some Surprises

Friday, April 17, 2015: 11:30 AM-12:00 PM
210 A (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Thomas P. Hogan
Pai-Chen Hsueh


Drawing on data from the TIMSS international data base of mathematics achievement, this presentation identifies specific items on which U.S. students outperform students in an Asian country, as well as items on which U.S. performance departs in a markedly negative direction from what would be predicted by total scores.


Presentation Format: Research Burst


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