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Profiles Of Learning: The Basic Skills Testing Program In New South Wales: 1989, Geoff Masters, Jan Lokan, Brian Doig, Siek Khoo, John Lindsey, Lynette Robinson, Susan Zammit Aug 2012

Profiles Of Learning: The Basic Skills Testing Program In New South Wales: 1989, Geoff Masters, Jan Lokan, Brian Doig, Siek Khoo, John Lindsey, Lynette Robinson, Susan Zammit

Prof Geoff Masters AO

The 1989 Basic Skills Testing Program in New South Wales provides the most comprehensive picture yet compiled of literacy and numeracy learning in Australian primary schools. In 1989, some 53,800 Year 6 students in NSW government schools were tested in five aspects of literacy and numeracy. Another 2,300 Year 3 students took part in a pilot study. This book discusses the writing of the tests, the analysis of results, and the reporting of results to parents, teachers and schools. The aim of the basic skills tests is to describe, in positive terms, the skills that students have mastered ...


Cooperative Learning On Mathematical Problem Solving: Reflections By A Traditional Teacher And Her Students, Diana Metsisto Dec 1990

Cooperative Learning On Mathematical Problem Solving: Reflections By A Traditional Teacher And Her Students, Diana Metsisto

Critical and Creative Thinking Capstones Collection

As our society becomes more technologically complex, the educational system preparing our students to become citizens of this society must adapt to met changing demands. Mathematical literacy of the 21st century will require a different model of mathematics education than that which served in the past. This thesis argues for a model of mathematics education which includes as key components: problem solving, question posing, cooperative learning, concrete manipulatives, and teaching for thinking. This new model sets forth guidelines for a facilitative approach to the teaching of mathematics as opposed to the more traditional, authoritative model. This facilitative model is based ...


University Of Nebraska At Omaha, Commencement, University Of Nebraska At Omaha Dec 1990

University Of Nebraska At Omaha, Commencement, University Of Nebraska At Omaha

Commencement Programs

No abstract provided.


Fall Commencement [Program], December 22, 1990, University Of Northern Iowa Dec 1990

Fall Commencement [Program], December 22, 1990, University Of Northern Iowa

UNI Commencement Programs

The program of the commencement ceremonies, including a list of institutional leadership, a list of the departments by college, awards given at the ceremonies, and a list of undergraduate and graduate degree candidates.


News & Views - Vol. 09, No. 04 - December 19, 1990, University Of Massachusetts Boston Dec 1990

News & Views - Vol. 09, No. 04 - December 19, 1990, University Of Massachusetts Boston

1983-1991, News & Views

No abstract provided.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans Dec 1990

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding Western XXI, student reinstatement, personnel files, part-time faculty, summer school, graduate assistantships and instructional equipment funds.


Grand Valley Forum, Volume 015, Number 20, December 17, 1990, Grand Valley State University Dec 1990

Grand Valley Forum, Volume 015, Number 20, December 17, 1990, Grand Valley State University

1990-1991, Volume 15

Grand Valley Forum is Grand Valley State's faculty and staff newsletter, published from 1976 to the present.


Policy Pac-1, Morehead State University. Faculty Senate. Dec 1990

Policy Pac-1, Morehead State University. Faculty Senate.

Faculty Senate Records

Policy PAc-1 for December 14, 1990.


The Illinois Mathematics And Science Academy: A Case Study Of The Creation Of An Organizational Culture, Constance Hatcher Dec 1990

The Illinois Mathematics And Science Academy: A Case Study Of The Creation Of An Organizational Culture, Constance Hatcher

IMSA History

The study examined the creation of an organizational culture at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy. The study focused on the concept of change and the effects of change on the organization and the organizational participants since the creation of the Academy in 1985. Changes in the structure and management of the Academy provided the basis for participant response.

The Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy is a public, three-year, residential school for students from the State of Illinois who are highly gifted in mathematics and science. Selected students enter having completed the ninth grade. The rigorous comprehensive curriculum, with strong ...


Western News, December 13, 1990, Western Michigan University Dec 1990

Western News, December 13, 1990, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-present)

Story highlights: Coyne announces plans to resign, $833,000 University budget cut less than expected, Haenicke speaks at Senate; issues statement to clarify position on property acquisition, Learning an ageless endeavor; says 85-year-old grad, Teacher preparation; research are keys to continuing WMU tradition, University center leads U.S. evaluation efforts, WMU projects focus on improved math training for U.S. teachers, Center for Science Education oversees WMU efforts to improve science teaching


College Senate Minutes December 13, 1990, Bronx Community College Senate Dec 1990

College Senate Minutes December 13, 1990, Bronx Community College Senate

Senate Minutes

Minutes for the meeting of the College Senate on December 13, 1990.


Grand Valley Forum, Volume 015, Number 19, December 10, 1990, Grand Valley State University Dec 1990

Grand Valley Forum, Volume 015, Number 19, December 10, 1990, Grand Valley State University

1990-1991, Volume 15

Grand Valley Forum is Grand Valley State's faculty and staff newsletter, published from 1976 to the present.


Messenger -- December 10, 1990, Roger Williams University Dec 1990

Messenger -- December 10, 1990, Roger Williams University

The Messenger

No abstract provided.


Newsbulletin Vol. 22, No. 5, Salve Regina College Dec 1990

Newsbulletin Vol. 22, No. 5, Salve Regina College

Newsbulletin

No abstract provided.


University Of Northern Iowa Faculty Senate Meeting Minutes, December 10, 1990, University Of Northern Iowa. Faculty Senate. Dec 1990

University Of Northern Iowa Faculty Senate Meeting Minutes, December 10, 1990, University Of Northern Iowa. Faculty Senate.

Faculty Senate Documents

Meeting minutes from the Faculty Senate of the University of Northern Iowa.


University Of Northern Iowa Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda, December 10, 1990, University Of Northern Iowa. Faculty Senate. Dec 1990

University Of Northern Iowa Faculty Senate Meeting Agenda, December 10, 1990, University Of Northern Iowa. Faculty Senate.

Faculty Senate Documents

Meeting agenda from the Faculty Senate of the University of Northern Iowa.


Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate Dec 1990

Meeting Minutes, Wku University Senate

University Senate

Meeting to discuss budget, salaries, insurance and Western XXI.


Hollins Columns (1990 Dec 6), Hollins College Dec 1990

Hollins Columns (1990 Dec 6), Hollins College

Hollins Student Newspapers

Table of Contents: Holiday Happenings at Hollins—Capital Punishment: Just Deterrent or Inhumane Savagery?—Negative Ads in Elections—Senate Notes—Dealing with the Housing Crunch—Better Friendships Retreat—Hollins Columns Staff—Support Group Formed—Six Inducted into ODK—Sesquinote No. 3—Staff in Classes: “Wonderful Experience”—More Hollins Geography…Front Quad and Other Real Fun Places—The True Cause of Exam Stress: Professors’ Secret Surveillance—Play Considered for Regionals—Video Art of Douglas Rosenberg—Healing Hints—Fiction Reading—White Gift Service—Better Dead than in Bed: Our Morality—Facing Our Own Decisions: Where a Parent’s Responsibility Ends—Why Not ...


Spectrum, Volume 7, Number 10, Sacred Heart University Archives Dec 1990

Spectrum, Volume 7, Number 10, Sacred Heart University Archives

Newspapers (Obelisk & Spectrum)

Highlights include: Fairfield’s Town Plan and Zoning voted unanimously to deny SHU permission to build four on-campus dormitories because they had not seen the university’s overall expansion plan. SHU can re-submit the dorm proposal along with an architectural master plan --SHU is currently looking for replacement for Director of Security Paul McCormick --SHU will begin its “Recycle for life” recycling program after a state mandate was issued banning nine different classes of waste materials from landfills and incinerators --Jewish Club off to a good start --Beat holiday blues and stress --Adjunct instructor Peter Bowe recently gave a presentation ...


1990 Brown And Gold Vol 72 No 08 December 6, 1990 Dec 1990

1990 Brown And Gold Vol 72 No 08 December 6, 1990

Brown and Gold

Regis University Student Newspaper


Western News, December 6, 1990, Western Michigan University Dec 1990

Western News, December 6, 1990, Western Michigan University

Western News (1972-present)

Story highlights: Research and business park's infrastructure would help protect Asylum Lake; Burke says, Program to enable migrant youth to finish school, Be museum features WMU groundwater exhibit, October grants push fiscal year total past $5 million, Cole appointed to environmental center post


Meeting Agenda, Wku University Senate Dec 1990

Meeting Agenda, Wku University Senate

University Senate

Agenda for December 5th meeting of the Executive Committee.


Lanthorn, Vol. 25, No. 15, December 5, 1990, Grand Valley State University Dec 1990

Lanthorn, Vol. 25, No. 15, December 5, 1990, Grand Valley State University

Volume 25, August 29, 1990 - April 17, 1991

Lanthorn is Grand Valley State's student newspaper, published from 1968 to the present.


Committee On Academic Standing Minutes December 5, 1990, Bronx Community College Committee On Academic Standing Dec 1990

Committee On Academic Standing Minutes December 5, 1990, Bronx Community College Committee On Academic Standing

Senate Minutes

Minutes for the meeting of the Academic Standing on December 5, 1990.


Trail Blazer - Volume 63, Number 13, Morehead State University. Trail Blazer. Dec 1990

Trail Blazer - Volume 63, Number 13, Morehead State University. Trail Blazer.

Morehead State Trail Blazer Archive

Morehead State Trail Blazer published on December 5, 1990.


The Messenger -- December 04, 1990, Roger Williams University Dec 1990

The Messenger -- December 04, 1990, Roger Williams University

The Messenger

No abstract provided.


Senate Meeting, December 4, 1990, Academic Senate Dec 1990

Senate Meeting, December 4, 1990, Academic Senate

Academic Senate Minutes

No abstract provided.


University Faculty Senate Minutes December 4, 1990, University Faculty Senate Of The City University Of New York Dec 1990

University Faculty Senate Minutes December 4, 1990, University Faculty Senate Of The City University Of New York

Senate Minutes

Minutes of the One Hundred and Eighty-Seventh Plenary Session of the University Senate on December 4, 1990.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association Dec 1990

Meeting Minutes, Wku Student Government Association

Student Government Association

Meeting to discuss Christmas caroling, recycling program and budget.


The George-Anne Dec 1990

The George-Anne

The George-Anne

No abstract provided.