Mathematics Reform Text

This is the home page for the CPM textbook series.

Mathematically Correct

This page contains an extensive list of sources and articles averse to the reform movement.
It also contains many anti-CPM articles.
*http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/mathman/*

Listening to the Skeptics

An AMATYC Listserv thread dealing with reform. Go to
http://www.thomson.com/amatyc/mail_list.html for information on joining this list.
*http://archives.math.utk.edu/hypermail/mathedcc/jan97/0167.html*

TIMSS

The much discussed report comparing US students to the world.
*http://www.ed.gov/NCES/timss/*

AMATYC Crossroads in Mathematics

The Standards are now on-line.
*http://www.richland.cc.il.us/imacc/standards/*

Proposed Eighth Grade National Tests

President Clinton's proposed national tests are in the works. As currently proposed, they
will include holistic grading and calculator use.
*http://www.ed.gov/nationaltests/*

Dr. Felder's Learning Styles Information

Dr. Felder's excellent bibliography of articles is a good starting point for
increasing understanding of learning styles.
*http://www2.ncsu.edu/unity/lockers/users/f/felder/public/Learning_Styles.html*

(Article)
Research results from the College Preparatory Mathematic High School Program
You'll need a copy of the Acrobat Reader
to see the article.
*http://archives.math.utk.edu/CTM/abstracts/5-Sallee.html*

(Abstract and article)
Learning by Doing: The Role of Learning in the Reform Movement.
*http://archives.math.utk.edu/CTM/FIFTH/Mayfield/paper.txt*

(Article) Of What Does Mathematical Knowledge Consist?
*http://www.maa.org/t_and_l/samper/rs_1.html*

Phyllis Chin and Dale Oliver, Personal Opinion: The Part That's Not as Easy, *FOCUS*, Vol. 16, No. 5, Oct. 1996,
pp. 30-31.

Annie and John Selden, Enthusiasm for Research in Collegiate Mathematics Education Grows, *FOCUS *, Vol. 17,
Number 1, Feb. 1997, cover story.

Carolyn Stewart and Luncindia Chance, Making Connections: Journal Writing and the Professional Teaching Standards,
*The Mathematics Teacher*, Vol. 88, No. 2, Feb. 1995, pp. 92-95.

Temporary Web Page for "Experiences with a Reform Mathematics Text" presentation.

Last edited: May, 1997