Mathematics Teaching and Learning : South Korean Elementary Teachers' Mathematical Knowledge for Teaching

This analysis of elementary mathematics instruction in South Korea examines local successes while spotlighting global concerns of education professionals. Findings in this research reveal specific domains of mathematics knowledge that best influence students' understanding, retaining, and ownin...

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Main Authors: Kim, Rina, Albert, Lillie R. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2015, 2015
Edition:1st ed. 2015
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 7.3.2. Using FMCK When Teaching the Lesson in a Classroom
  • 7.3.3. Using FMLK When Assessing Students’ Work.- 7.4. Interpretative Summary.- References.- CHAPTER 8: Mathematics Pedagogical Content Knowledge (MPCK) and Mathematics Pedagogical Procedural Knowledge (MPPK).- 8.1. Introduction.- 8.2. The Nature of Categories of Knowledge for Teaching Mathematics.- 8.3. The Relationship Among Categories of Knowledge for Teaching Mathematics.- 8.4. Mathematics Pedagogical Content Knowledge.- 8.5. Mathematics Pedagogical Procedural Knowledge.- 8.6. The Structure of South Korean Elementary Teachers’ Knowledge for Teaching Mathematics.- 8.7. Interpretative Summary.- References.- CHAPTER 9: Concluding Remarks, Implications and Future Directions.- 9.1. Introduction.- 9.2. Relationship Among the Categories of Mathematical Knowledge.- 9.3. Conclusion and Implications.-9.5. Future Directions.- 9.6. Closing Comments
  • References
  • 3.5. Data Collection.-3.6. Data Analysis.- References.- CHAPTER 4: Context of Elementary Mathematics Education in South Korea
  • 4.1. Introduction.- 4.2. The National Curriculum in South Korea
  • 4.3. The National Curriculum and Education Fever in South Korea
  • 4.4. The National Mathematics Curriculum at the Elementary Level in South Korea .- 4.5. Summary.-References.- CHAPTER 5: Mathematics Curriculum Knowledge (MCK).- 5.1. Introduction
  • CHAPTER 1: Introduction.- 1.1. Why elementary teachers’ knowledge matter.- 1.2.  Purpose of the Study and Research Question.- 1.3. Framework.- 1.3.1. Theoretical Orientation.- 1.3.2. Conceptual Framework.- 1.4. Organization of the Book.- References.- CHAPTER 2: A Pedagogical Overview of Related Research.- 2.1. Introduction.- 2.2. Sociocultural Theory.- 2.3. Research on Teachers’ Mathematical Knowledge for Teaching.- 2.3.1. Shulman’s Research on Teachers’ Knowledge for Teaching.- 2.3.2. Fennema and Franke’s Research on Mathematics Teachers’ Knowledge  .- 2.3.3. Hill, Ball and Schilling’s Research on Teachers’ Mathematical Knowledge for Teaching.- 2.3.4. Mishra and Koehler’s New Category of Teachers’ Mathematical Knowledge for Teaching.- 2.5. Interpretive Summary and Critical Analysis.-References.- CHAPTER 3: Methodology.- 3.1. Introduction.- 3.2. Research Design.- 3.3. Participants.- 3.4. Settings
  • 5.2. Mathematics Curriculum Knowledge in Mathematics Instruction.- 5.2.1. Using MCK When Developing and Instructional Process.- 5.2.2. Using MCK When Teaching the Lesson in a Classroom.- 5.2.3. Using MCK When Assessing Students’ Work.- 5.3. Interpretative Summary.- References.- CHAPTER 6: Mathematics Learner Knowledge (MLK).- 6.1. Introduction.- 6.2. Mathematics Learner Knowledge.- 6.3. Mathematics Learner Knowledge in Mathematics Instruction.- 6.3.1. Using MLK When Developing and Instructional Process.- 6.3.2. Using MCK When Teaching the Lesson in a Classroom.- 6.3.3. Using MLK When Assessing Students’ Work.- 6.4 Interpretative Summary.- References.- CHAPTER 7: Fundamental Mathematics Conceptual Knowledge (FMCK).- 7.1. Introduction.- 7.2. Fundamental Mathematics Conceptual Knowledge.- 7.3. Fundamental Mathematics Conceptual Knowledge in Mathematics Instruction
  • 7.3.1. Using FMCK When Developing and Instructional Process