This volume presents a serious discussion of educational issues, with representations of opposing ideas.Since a fifth grade mathematics class in Tokyo will be covering roughly the same material as a class in Nagasaki or Sapporo during any given time of the academic year, Japanese ... The purpose of this essay is to describe the Japanese educational system (with special emphasis on the mathematics component), and to compare and contrast it with that in the U.S. K-12 Mathematics Education In Japan, anbsp;...

Title | : | Contemporary Issues in Mathematics Education |

Author | : | Estela A. Gavosto, Steven G. Krantz, William McCallum |

Publisher | : | Cambridge University Press - 1999-06-13 |

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