MATHS EDUCATION 2018

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CONTENTS

1 AMERICAN MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY

6 ARCLER PRESS

7 BROOKES PUBLISHING CO.

7 COGNELLA ACADEMIC PUBLISHING

9 HARVARD EDUCATION PRESS

9 INFORMATION AGE PUBLISHING

10 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE EDUCATION

OF YOUNG CHILDREN

10 NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF MATHEMATICS

11 NATIONAL SCIENCE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION

12 MCFARLAND

12 PEMBROKE PUBLISHERS

12 REDLEAF PRESS

12 SIAM – SOCIETY FOR INDUSTRIAL AND

APPLIED MATHEMATICS

13 STENHOUSE PUBLISHERS

14 TEACHERS COLLEGE PRESS

15 XYZ PRESS

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American Mathematical Society FRACTIONS, TILINGS, AND GEOMETRY

COMMON SENSE MATHEMATICS Bowen Kerins et al

Feb 2018 157pp

Second Edition 9781470440640 Paperback £26.95 / €30.00

Ethan Bolker & Maura Mast IAS/PCMI--The Teacher Program Series, Vol. 7

Feb 2018 326pp Designed for precollege teachers by a collaborative of

9781939512109 Hardback £59.95 / €67.00 teachers, educators, and mathematicians, Fractions,Tilings,

MAA Textbooks, Vol. 33 and Geometry is based on a course offered in the Summer

School Teacher Program at the Park City Mathematics

Emphasises common sense and common knowledge in Institute. The overall goal of the course is an introduction

approaching real problems through popular news items and to non-periodic tilings in two dimensions and space-filling

finding useful mathematical tools and frames with which to polyhedra.

address those questions. Most quantitative reasoning texts

are arranged by mathematical topics to be mastered. This A co-publication of the AMS and IAS/Park City

book looks at real life stories that can be best understood Mathematics Institute

with careful reading and a little mathematics.

MAA Press INVITATION TO NUMBER THEORY

DISCOVERING DISCRETE DYNAMICAL Second Edition

SYSTEMS Oystein Ore

Aimee Johnson, Kathleen Madden & Ayse Sahin Feb 2018 134pp

Feb 2018 116pp 9780883856536 Paperback £44.50 / €49.00

9780883857939 Paperback £46.50 / €51.00 Anneli Lax New Mathematical Library, Vol. 49

Classroom Resource Materials, Vol. 53

Number theory is the branch of mathematics concerned

A mathematics textbook designed for use in a student-led, with the counting numbers, 1, 2, 3,... and their multiples

inquiry-based course for advanced mathematics majors. and factors. But in spite of their simplicity, you will meet a

The modules, each with an opening exploration, a short multitude of topics in this book: magic squares, cryptarithms,

exposition and related exercises, and a concluding project, finding the day of the week for a given date, constructing

guide students to self-discovery on topics such as fixed regular polygons, pythagorean triples, and many more.

points and their classifications, chaos and fractals, Julia

and Mandelbrot sets in the complex plane, and symbolic MAA Press

dynamics.

MAA Press , ,&

EXERCISES IN (MATHEMATICAL) David Perkins

STYLE Feb 2018 190pp

9780883855898 Paperback £46.50 / €51.00

John McCleary Spectrum, Vol. 86

Feb 2018 290pp

9780883856529 Paperback £44.50 / €49.00 Certain constants occupy precise balancing points in

Anneli Lax New Mathematical Library, Vol. 48 the cosmos of number, like habitable planets sprinkled

throughout our galaxy at just the right distances from

What does style mean in mathematics? Style is both how their suns. This book introduces and connects four of

one does something and how one communicates what was these constants (phi, pi, e and i). The authors discuss their

done. In this book, the author investigates the worlds of the properties, as a group, at a level appropriate for an audience

well-known numbers, the binomial coefficients. The author armed only with the tools of elementary calculus.

follows the example of Raymond Queneau’s Exercises in Style,

offering the reader 99 stories in various styles. MAA Press

MAA Press

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PORTAL THROUGH MATHEMATICS TEACHING STATISTICS USING

BASEBALL

Journey to Advanced Thinking

Oleg Ivanov & Robert G. Burns Second Edition

Jim Albert

Feb 2018 318pp

9780883856512 Paperback £49.95 / €56.00 Feb 2018 256pp

Anneli Lax New Mathematical Library, Vol. 47 9781939512161 Paperback £49.95 / €56.00

MAA Textbooks, Vol. 34

A collection of puzzles and problems mostly on topics

relating to secondary mathematics. The problems and topics Presents a collection of case studies and exercises applying

are fresh and interesting and frequently surprising. The book statistical and probabilistic thinking to the game of baseball.

is organised into 29 themes, each a topic from algebra, This book illustrates basic methods of data analysis and

geometry or calculus and each launched from an opening probability models by means of baseball statistics collected

puzzle or problem. There are also excursions into number on players and teams. The idea of the book is to describe

theory, solid geometry, physics and combinatorics. statistical thinking in a context that will be familiar and

MAA Press interesting to students.

MAA Press

PROBABILITY AND GAMES

A TEXAS STYLE INTRODUCTION

Bowen Kerins et al TO PROOF

Feb 2018 137pp

9781470440633 Paperback £26.95 / €30.00 Ron Taylor & Patrick X. Rault

IAS/PCMI--The Teacher Program Series, Vol. 6 Feb 2018 176pp

9781939512130 Paperback £46.50 / €51.00

Designed for precollege teachers by a collaborative of MAA Textbooks, Vol. 35

teachers, educators, and mathematicians, Probability and

Games is based on a course offered in the Summer School An IBL textbook designed for a one-semester course on

Teacher Program. This course leads participants through proofs (the “bridge course”) that also introduces TeX as a tool

an introduction to probability and statistics, with particular students can use to communicate their work. Written in an

focus on conditional probability, hypothesis testing, and the easy-going style, the exposition is just enough to support the

mathematics of election analysis. activities, and it is clear, concise, and effective. The book is well

A co-publication of the AMS and IAS/Park City organised and contains ample carefully selected exercises that

Mathematics Institute are varied, interesting, and probing.

MAA Press

A RADICAL APPROACH TO REAL

ANALYSIS BESTSELLERS

Second Edition ALGEBRAIC INEQUALITIES:

David Bressoud NEW VISTAS

Feb 2018 339pp Titu Andreescu & Mark Saul

9780883857472 Hardback £59.95 / €66.00 2016 126pp

MAA Textbooks, Vol. 10 9781470434649 Paperback £37.95 / €42.00

MSRI Mathematical Circles Library, Vol. 19

An introduction to real analysis, rooted in and informed by

the historical issues that shaped its development. This text This book starts with simple arithmetic inequalities and

can be used as a textbook, as a resource for the instructor builds to sophisticated inequality results such as the Cauchy-

who prefers to teach a traditional course, or as a resource for Schwarz and Chebyshev inequalities. Nothing beyond high

the student who has been through a traditional course yet school algebra is required of the student. The exposition is

still does not understand what real analysis is about and why lean. Most of the learning occurs as the student engages in

it was created. the problems posed in each chapter. And the learning is not

MAA Press “linear”.

A co-publication of the AMS and the Mathematical

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APPLICATIONS OF ALGEBRA AND A DECADE OF THE BERKELEY MATH

GEOMETRY TO THE WORK OF CIRCLE

TEACHING

The American Experience, Volume II

Bowen Kerins et al Edited by Zvezdelina Stankova & Tom Rike

2015 208pp 2015 364pp

9781470419240 Paperback £26.95 / €30.00 9780821849125 Paperback £23.50 / €26.00

IAS/PCMI--The Teacher Program Series, Vol. 2 MSRI Mathematical Circles Library, Vol. 14

Consists of a carefully sequenced collection of problem sets The Berkeley Math Circle (BMC) started in 1998 as one of

designed to develop several interconnected mathematical the very first maths circles in the US. Over the last decade

themes, and one of the goals of the problem sets is for and a half, 100 instructors have shared their passion for

readers to uncover these themes for themselves. The mathematics by delivering over 800 BMC sessions. This

specific theme developed is the use of complex numbers to second volume is based on a dozen of these sessions,

investigate some questions that are at the intersection of encompassing a variety of enticing and stimulating

algebra and geometry. mathematical topics.

A co-publication of the AMS and IAS/Park City A co-publication of the AMS and the Mathematical

Mathematics Institute Sciences Research Institute

ARITHMETICAL WONDERLAND GEOMETRY ILLUMINATED

Andy Liu An Illustrated Introduction to Euclidean and

2015 223pp Hyperbolic Plane Geometry

9780883857892 Hardback £47.95 / €53.00 Matthew Harvey

Classroom Resource Materials, Vol. 48

2015 560pp

An unorthodox mathematics textbook for students in 9781939512116 Hardback £66.95 / €74.00

elementary education, in a contents course offered by a MAA Textbooks, Vol. 30

mathematics department. Much of the discussion is in

dialogues between Alice, of Wonderland fame, and the twins Provides an introduction to geometry in the plane, both

Tweedledum and Tweedledee who hailed from Through Euclidean and hyperbolic. It is designed to be used in an

the Looking Glass. The boys are learning High Arithmetic or undergraduate course on geometry. Throughout, the goal is

Elementary Number Theory from Alice, and the reader is to develop the material patiently. One of the more appealing

carried along in this academic exploration. aspects of geometry is that it is a very “visual”subject. This

book hopes to takes full advantage of that, with an extensive

MAA Press use of illustrations as guides.

A DECADE OF THE BERKELEY MATH MAA Press

CIRCLE

GEOMETRY IN PROBLEMS

The American Experience, Volume I

Edited by Zvezdelina Stankova & Tom Rike Alexander Shen

2016 232pp

2009 326pp 9781470419219 Paperback £23.50 / €26.00

9780821846834 Paperback £23.50 / €26.00 MSRI Mathematical Circles Library, Vol. 18

MSRI Mathematical Circles Library, Vol. 1

Classical Euclidean geometry, with all its triangles, circles,

Presents possible paths to studying mathematics and and inscribed angles, remains an excellent playground for

falling in love with it, via teaching two important skills: high-school mathematics students. This book contains more

thinking creatively while still obeying the rules, and making than 750 (mostly) easy but non-trivial problems in all areas

connections between problems, ideas, and theories. The of plane geometry and solutions for most of them, as well as

book encourages you to apply the newly acquired knowledge additional problems for self-study. Each chapter also provides

to problems and guides you along the way. concise reminders of basic notions used in the chapter.

A co-publication of the AMS and the Mathematical A co-publication of the AMS and the Mathematical

Sciences Research Institute Sciences Research Institute

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HOW TO TEACH MATHEMATICS MATH FROM THREE TO SEVEN

Third Edition The Story of a Mathematical Circle for

Steven G. Krantz Preschoolers

Alexander Zvonkin

2015 146pp

9781470425524 Paperback £32.50 / €36.00 2011 300pp

This third edition is a lively and provocative tract on how to 9780821868737 Paperback £23.50 / €26.00

teach mathematics in today’s new world of online learning MSRI Mathematical Circles Library, Vol. 5

tools and innovative teaching devices. The author guides

the reader through the joys and pitfalls of interacting with Provides a captivating account of a professional

modern undergraduates - telling you explicitly what to do mathematician’s experiences conducting a math circle for

and what not to do. preschoolers in his apartment in Moscow in the 1980s. As

anyone who has taught or raised young children knows,

LECTURES AND PROBLEMS mathematical education for little kids is a real mystery.

This is a narrative about what he did, what he tried, what

A Gift to Young Mathematicians worked, what failed, but most important, what the children

V. I. Arnold experienced.

2015 176pp A co-publication of the AMS and the Mathematical

9781470422592 Paperback £26.95 / €30.00 Sciences Research Institute

MSRI Mathematical Circles Library, Vol. 17

Vladimir Arnold (1937-2010) was one of the great MATH THROUGH THE AGES

mathematical minds of the late 20th century. He did

significant work in many areas of the field. On another A Gentle History for Teachers and Others,

level, he was keeping with a strong tradition in Russian Second Edition

mathematics to write for and to directly teach younger William P. Berlinghoff & Fernando Q. Gouvea

students interested in mathematics. This book contains some

examples of Arnold’s contributions to the genre. 2015 331pp

A co-publication of the AMS and the Mathematical 9781939512123 Hardback £57.95 / €64.00

Sciences Research Institute MAA Textbooks, Vol. 32

MATH CIRCLES FOR ELEMENTARY Where did maths come from? Who thought up all those

SCHOOL STUDENTS algebra symbols, and why? What’s the story behind...

negative numbers?... the metric system?... quadratic

Berkeley 2009 and Manhattan 2011 equations?... sine and cosine? The 25 independent sketches

Natasha Rozhkovskaya in Math through the Ages answer these questions and many

others in an informal, easygoing style that’s accessible to

2014 163pp teachers, students, and anyone curious about mathematical

9781470416959 Paperback £23.50 / €26.00 ideas.

MSRI Mathematical Circles Library, Vol. 13

Introduces the basics of many important areas of modern MAA Press

mathematics, including logic, symmetry, probability theory,

knot theory, cryptography, fractals, and number theory. It MATHEMATICAL CIRCLE DIARIES,

starts with generously illustrated sets of problems and hands- YEAR 1

on activities. It then includes comments on the topics of the

lesson, relating those topics to discussions in other chapters. Complete Curriculum for Grades 5 to 7

A co-publication of the AMS and the Mathematical Anna Burago

Sciences Research Institute

2013 335pp

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textbooks for students on your course. Contains everything that is needed to run a successful

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discussions, sets of problems with solutions, and contests

and games. In addition, the book shares some of the know-

how of running a mathematical circle.

A co-publication of the AMS and the Mathematical

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MATHEMATICS FOR SECONDARY SOME APPLICATIONS OF GEOMETRIC

SCHOOL TEACHERS THINKING

Elizabeth George Bremigan, Ralph J. Bremigan & Bowen Kerins et al

John D. Lorch 2016 222pp

2011 448pp 9781470429256 Paperback £26.95 / €30.00

9780883857731 Hardback £63.95 / €71.00 IAS/PCMI--The Teacher Program Series, Vol. 4

MAA Textbooks, Vol. 21

Designed for precollege teachers by a collaborative of

Discusses topics of central importance in the secondary teachers, educators, and mathematicians, Some Applications

school mathematics curriculum, including functions, of Geometric Thinking is based on a course offered in

polynomials, trigonometry, exponential and logarithmic the Summer School Teacher Program at the Park City

functions, number and operation, and measurement. Mathematics Institute. It consists of a collection of problem

This volume is primarily intended as the text for a bridge sets designed to develop interconnected mathematical

or capstone course for pre-service secondary school themes. One of the goals of the problem sets is for readers to

mathematics teachers. uncover these themes for themselves.

A co-publication of the AMS and IAS/Park City

MAA Press Mathematics Institute

A MOSCOW MATH CIRCLE TEACHING SCHOOL MATHEMATICS:

FROM PRE-ALGEBRA TO ALGEBRA

Week-by-Week Problem Sets

Sergey Dorichenko Hung-Hsi Wu

2016 666pp

2012 354pp 9781470430009 Hardback £83.50 / €92.00

9780821868744 Paperback £23.50 / €26.00

MSRI Mathematical Circles Library, Vol. 8 This two-volume set includes a systematic exposition of

a major part of the mathematics of grades 5-9 (excluding

Presents materials used during the course of one year in a statistics) written specifically for Common Core era teachers.

math circle organised by mathematics faculty at Moscow

State University, and also used at the mathematics magnet TRIGONOMETRY

school known as Moscow School Number 57. Each problem

set has a similar structure: it combines review material with A Clever Study Guide

a new topic, offering problems in a range of difficulty levels. James Tanton

This time-tested pattern has proved its effectiveness in

engaging all students and helping them master new material 2015 232pp

while building on earlier knowledge. 9780883858363 Paperback £23.95 / €27.00

Problem Books, Vol. 25

A co-publication of the AMS and the Mathematical

Sciences Research Institute Covers the story of trigonometry. This is a swift overview,

but it is complete in the context of the content discussed in

NUMBER THEORY THROUGH INQUIRY beginning and advanced high-school courses. The purpose

of these notes is to supplement and put into perspective the

David C. Marshall, Edward Odell & Michael Starbird material of any course on the subject.

2007 150pp

9780883857519 Hardback £55.50 / €62.00 MAA Press

MAA Textbooks, Vol. 9

An innovative textbook that leads students on a carefully

guided discovery of introductory number theory. The

book has two equally significant goals: to help students

develop mathematical thinking skills, particularly, theorem-

proving skills; and to help students understand some of the

wonderfully rich ideas in the mathematical study of numbers.

MAA Press

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Arcler Press BESTSELLERS

ELEMENTS OF TRIGONOMETRY ESSENTIALS OF GEOMETRY

Maria Tattaris Edited by John Kristtofer H. San Pedro

Jan 2018 275pp 2016 257pp

9781773613178 Hardback £132.00 / €149.00 9781680945843 Hardback £120.00 / €135.00

Introduces trigonometry, including triangles, square roots, This introductory text focuses on critical concepts taught in

and the Pythagorean Theorem, with problem solving a typical geometry course, from the properties of triangles,

techniques and many examples. Includes concepts that parallelograms, circles, cylinders, and much more. Geometry

have both a geometric and an algebraic component. This is perhaps the most elementary of the sciences that enable

book prepares students for courses in calculus by directing man, by purely intellectual processes, to make predictions

attention away from particular values of a function to a study (based on observation) about the physical world.

of the function as an object in itself.

FUNDAMENTALS OF ALGEBRA

METHODS OF MATRIX ALGEBRA

Edited by John Kristtofer H. San Pedro

Edited by Maria Catherine Borres 2016 255pp

Jan 2018 348pp 9781680945812 Hardback £120.00 / €135.00

9781773612201 Hardback £132.00 / €149.00

Algebra is a branch of mathematics dealing with symbols

In many respects this book is designed for beginners. It and the rules for manipulating those symbols. In elementary

combines an illustration hearted approach, well rounded algebra, those symbols represent quantities without fixed

explanations and a wealth of practice opportunities. It makes values, known as variables. This book explains how to do

a form friend for those students who are commencing a elementary algebra problems, solve equations and solve

circuit in Matrix Algebra at school or for undergraduate series verbal problems.

in Mathematics, Engineering or Physics. This book aims to

help the readers understand the wonderful world of Matrix

Algebra, to enlighten them on how this subject has worth in

real world problems.

PROBABILITY THEORY AND

EXAMPLES

Claire Montemar

Jan 2018 340pp

9781773613154 Hardback £132.00 / €149.00

Presenting a clear, comprehensive and systematic account of

various probability theories and explaining how they relate to

one another, this book provides an excellent introduction to

mathematical probability theory with examples.

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Brookes Publishing Co. Cognella Academic Publishing

TEACHING MATHEMATICS LINEAR ALGEBRA

MEANINGFULLY

Patrick Zulkowski

Solutions for Reaching Struggling Learners, Jan 2018 184pp

Second Edition 9781516502554 Paperback £81.50 / €90.00

David Allsopp, Lou Ann H. Lovin & Sarah van Ingen

A basic understanding of linear algebra is integral to success

Feb 2018 384pp in practising science, engineering, and finance, as well as

9781598575583 Paperback £39.95 / €44.00 achieving fluency in the language of mathematics. Linear

Making mathematics concepts understandable is a challenge Algebra is a streamlined textbook developed for students in

for any teacher - a challenge that’s more complex when the first two years of college studies.

a classroom includes students with learning difficulties.

With this timely book - updated throughout and filled with BESTSELLERS

invaluable ideas and strategies adaptable for grades K-12 -

educators will know just what to teach and how to teach it to A BASIC APPROACH TO PRECALCULUS

students with learning difficulties. TRIGONOMETRY

BESTSELLER Preparing to Succeed in Calculus

Young H. Kim et al

WHY IS MATH SO HARD FOR SOME

CHILDREN? 2016 134pp

9781634873086 Paperback £45.95 / €51.00

The Nature and Origins of Mathematical

Learning Difficulties and Disabilities Breaking mathematical concepts down into steps that

Daniel B. Berch & Michele M.M. Mazzocco students can approach with ease and practice with

confidence, this book prepares students who are new to

2007 488pp trigonometry to succeed in more advanced courses. It

9781557668646 Hardback £52.95 / €58.00 provides a concise, accessible introduction to trigonometry

Comprises a comprehensive and multidisciplinary treatment that builds up the skill sets needed to succeed in college and

of research on mathematical learning disabilities. This university calculus courses.

book discusses empirical, theoretical, methodological, and

pedagogical perspectives in this area, drawing on a range of BEGINNING ALGEBRA

fields including cognitive and developmental psychology,

educational psychology, neuropsychology, and others. Keeping It Simple, Second Edition

Judith Atkinson

2017 550pp

9781516520046 Paperback £97.95 / €108.00

For many students, study skills and confidence are the

biggest hurdles in being successful in learning algebra.

In contrast to bulky, expensive conventional texts for

developmental math courses, this book introduces the

material in a clear and concise manner with advice on how to

study and persevere when the material seems too difficult.

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COMPREHENSIVE COLLEGE ALGEBRA A NON-MATHEMATICIAN’S GUIDE TO

STATISTICS

Building Mathematical Insights Through

Logic and Exercises Richard Flint

Xiang Ji & Ge Mu 2016 198pp

9781634877077 Paperback £73.95 / €82.00

2013 404pp

9781621310105 Paperback £64.50 / €71.00 Designed to put statistics within reach of those who do

not have strong mathematical backgrounds, this book is

A concise, but rigorous, introduction to college algebra that a friendly, conversational introductory textbook. The

features a variety of exercises designed to help students information, sample problems, and practice tests are ideal for

build up mathematical thinking, master mathematical skills, those in any field that collects and processes data without

and develop mathematical insights. All chapters emphasise requiring mathematical skills beyond algebra.

clear definitions, which are presented in context, as well as

propositions and theorems. Comprehensive review questions WHEN ARE WE EVER GOING TO USE

are included at the end of the book to allow for independent THIS STUFF?

practice.

College Mathematics for the Liberal Arts

CONSTRUCTING NUMBERS Major, Seventh Edition

Jim Matovina & Ronald Yates

An Inquiry-Based Capstone Mathematics

Course 2017 422pp

Mark Daniels & Efraim Armendariz 9781516512843 Paperback £64.50 / €71.00

2015 84pp A college level mathematics textbook designed with liberal

9781631894596 Paperback £53.95 / €60.00 arts majors in mind. Standard mathematics texts typically

mimic the style and tone of those written for STEM-track

Helps students synthesise material from elementary analysis, students. This text, while rigorous enough to ensure a high

linear algebra, algebraic structures, and geometry while level of mastery over the material, uses practical, entertaining

providing perspective on how mathematical thought has topics presented in a readble, student-centred style to teach

developed. Working through Constructing Numbers gives mathematics concepts and skills for the non-major.

students a deeper understanding of the discipline of

mathematics.

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Explores the various ways maths is used in the routine

activities that are part of everyday life. Students who think

they don’t use or need maths will gain a greater appreciation

of the Fibonacci Sequence, the Golden ratio, and Hamiltonian

circuits as they see how maths can and does play a

meaningful and important role in everyday life.

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Harvard Education Press Information Age Publishing

BESTSELLER BESTSELLERS

TEACHER LEARNING IN THE DIGITAL ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS

AGE SPECIALISTS

Online Professional Development in STEM Developing, Refining, and Examining

Education Programs That Support Mathematics

Edited by Chris Dede et al Teaching and Learning

Edited by Maggie B. McGatha & Nicole R. Rigelman

2016 304pp

2017 277pp

9781612508979 Paperback £29.95 / €34.00 9781681238227 Paperback £39.50 / €43.00

9781681238234 Hardback £72.95 / €80.00

With an emphasis on science, technology, engineering, and The Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE)

mathematics (STEM) training, Teacher Learning in the Digital Professional Book Series

Age examines exemplary models of online and blended

teacher professional development, including information on Elementary mathematics specialists are teacher leaders

the structure and design of each model, intended audience, who are responsible for supporting effective PK-6 maths

and existing research and evaluation data. instruction and student learning. This resource supports the

important work of EMSs. The book provides support to EMS

practitioners, program providers/developers, and researchers

seeking to prepare Mathematics Specialists, support them in

the field, and research their effectiveness.

REFLECTING THE WORLD

A Guide to Incorporating Equity in

Mathematics Teacher Education

Mathew D. Felton-Koestler, Ksenija Simic-Muller &

José María Menéndez

2017 138pp

9781681237671 Paperback £45.95 / €51.00

9781681237688 Hardback £85.95 / €94.00

Draws on the authors’research and experience integrating

issues of equity, diversity, and social justice into their

work as mathematics teacher educators of preservice and

inservice preK-9 teachers. Reflecting the World includes both a

framework for integrating issues of equity into mathematics

teacher education courses and professional development,

and example lessons.

SECOND HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH

ON MATHEMATICS TEACHING AND

LEARNING

Edited by Frank K. Lester, Jr.

2006 724pp

9781593111762 Paperback £249.00 / €273.00

Aims to provide useful perspectives as well as information

for conducting investigations. This handbook contains

chapters that reflect the mathematics education research

community’s willingness to accept the challenge of helping

the public understand what mathematics education research

is all about.

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National Association for the Education of National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Young Children

ACCESS AND EQUITY

MAKING AND TINKERING WITH STEM

Promoting High-Quality Mathematics in

Solving Design Challenges With Young Grades 6-8

Children Edited by Anthony Fernandes, Sandra Crespo &

Cate Heroman Marta Civil

2017 144pp Oct 2017 166pp

9781938113284 Paperback £18.50 / €20.00 9781680540062 Paperback £26.50 / €29.00

Teaching and learning STEM subjects is more accessible Access and Equity: Promoting High-Quality Mathematics

than ever before! Children will be inspired, delighted, Series

and challenged as they use everyday materials and STEM

concepts to design and build solutions to problems faced by NCTM’s Access and Equity Principle states that “all students

characters in their favourite books. [should] have access to a high-quality mathematics

curriculum, effective teaching and learning, high

expectations, and the support and resources needed to

maximize their learning potential.”This book offers maths

educators strategies and resources for putting that principle

into practice.

GEOMETRY

Measuring Space in One, Two, and Three

Dimensions Casebook

Deborah Schifter & Susan Jo Russell

Nov 2017 192pp

9780873539388 Paperback £38.50 / €43.00

The Measuring Space in One,Two,and Three Dimensions

Casebook was developed as the key resource for participants’

Developing Mathematical Ideas seminar experience. The

thirty cases, written by teachers describing real situations

and actual student thinking in their classrooms, provide the

basis of each session’s investigation of specific mathematical

concepts and teaching strategies.

A PLEASURE TO MEASURE!

Tasks for Teaching Measurement in the

Elementary Grades

Jeffrey Barrett et al

Jan 2018 272pp

9780873537629 Paperback £29.95 / €34.00

Presents lively activities that dovetail with standards and

research-based stages of development to support students’

steady growth of understanding of measurement. This book

includes 65 classroom-ready activities on measurement,

along with a summary of learning goals, connections to

children’s literature, and ideas for extending beyond the

activities.

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REASONING AND SENSE MAKING IN National Science Teachers Association

THE MATHEMATICS CLASSROOM

CREATING A STEM CULTURE FOR

Grades 6-8 TEACHING AND LEARNING

Michael T. Battista

Jeff Weld

Jan 2018 166pp Sep 2017 178pp

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Designed to help classroom teachers understand, monitor, Creating a STEM Culture’s wide-ranging topics include

and guide the development of students’reasoning and sense why STEM matters, what STEM networks do, how to build

making about core ideas in middle school mathematics. The community buy-in for STEM, what makes school–business

book describes and illustrates the nature of these skills using STEM partnerships work, and what STEM means for teachers,

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instructional tasks and learning progressions to show how hearted case studies that complement the topic at hand.

instruction can support students in their development.

PICTURE-PERFECT STEM LESSONS, 3-5

TAKING ACTION

Using Children’s Books to Inspire STEM

Implementing Effective Mathematics Learning

Teaching Practices in K-Grade 5 Emily Morgan & Karen Ansberry

DeAnn Huinker & Victoria Bill

Aug 2017 345pp

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For teachers eager to integrate STEM into their school day,

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mathematics teaching practices and their ability to apply technology, engineering, and mathematics intersect in the

those practices in their own classrooms. The book examines real world. They embed reading-comprehension strategies

in depth what each teaching practice would look like in an that integrate the STEM subjects and English language arts

elementary school classroom, with narrative cases, classroom through high-quality picture books.

videos, and real student work, presenting a rich array of NSTA Press

experiences that bring the practices to life.

TASKS AND COMPETENCIES IN

THE TEACHING AND LEARNING OF

ALGEBRA

Alex Friedlander & Abraham Arcavi

Jan 2018 260pp

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Provides a conceptual approach that will encourage students

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students. One way to cultivate and maintain student to the Next Generation Science Standards. They encourage

interest is for teachers to incorporate popular media into young children to explore STEM connections and link to

their methodology. This book explores maths concepts children’s books about STEM topics.

featured in contemporary films and television shows and

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Pembroke Publishers MATH MODELING

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How to Use Thinking Skills to Help Students

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practices. The book describes how using various thinking and visualization techniques. The handbook is also written

skills helps students make sense of mathematical concepts to for teachers who will assist students as they incorporate

support numeracy. software into the math modeling process.

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BESTSELLERS Building Mathematical Thinking Through

Number and Alegebraic Games and Puzzles,

ACCESSIBLE ALGEBRA Grades 6-8

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30 Modules to Promote Algebraic Reasoning,

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2017 152pp Students love math games and puzzles, but how much are

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new ways of thinking through and about algebra. Each of and puzzles an integral learning component that provides

the thirty lessons in this book identifies and addresses a focal teachers with unique access to student thinking.

domain and standard in algebra, then lays out the common

misconceptions and challenges students may face as they WHAT’S RIGHT ABOUT WRONG

work to investigate and understand problems. ANSWERS

BECOMING THE MATH TEACHER YOU Learning from Math Mistakes, Grades 4–5

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While mathematicians describe mathematics as playful, focuses on important ideas in grades 4–5 mathematics. By

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maths class as boring, stressful, useless, and humiliating. In and sample student work containing mistakes, learners

Becoming the Math Teacher You Wish You’d Had, Tracy Johnston explore typical maths mistakes, reflect on why they’re wrong,

Zager helps teachers close this gap by making maths class and move toward deeper understanding.

more like mathematics.

BEYOND ANSWERS

Exploring Mathematical Practices with

Young Children

Mike Flynn

2016 224pp

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The Standards for Mathematical Practice are written in clear,

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2017 176pp This new resource by math education expert Marian

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effectively and efficiently differentiate mathematics a chapter to each of the eight standards of practice and

instruction in grades K-8. This third edition includes key includes a discussion of what each standard looks like in

changes that will make it easier for teachers to use the tools in grades K-2, 3-5, and 6-8.

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115 TRIGONOMETRY PROBLEMS 105 ALGEBRA PROBLEMS FROM THE

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Provides an introduction to central topics in elementary

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110 GEOMETRY PROBLEMS FOR THE

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OLYMPIAD

Titu Andreescu & Cosmin Pohoata

2015 249pp

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Presents a collection of carefully selected geometry problems

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111 PROBLEMS IN ALGEBRA AND LEMMAS IN OLYMPIAD GEOMETRY

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Showcases the synthetic problem-solving methods which

Algebra plays a fundamental role not only in mathematics, frequently appear in modern day Olympiad geometry. The

but also in other scientific fields. Without algebra there work is designed as a medley of the important Lemmas in

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numbers’properties. Thus one must be well-versed in this starting from Power of a Point and common results to more

domain in order to improve in other mathematical disciplines. sophisticated topics, where knowing a lot of techniques can

This title covers algebra as its own branch of mathematics prove to be tremendously useful.

and discusses important techniques that are applicable in

many Olympiad problems. MATHEMATICAL INDUCTION

112 COMBINATORIAL PROBLEMS A Powerful and Elegant Method of Proof

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introductory to intermediate topics in combinatorics, a driven students and professors teaching undergraduate

fascinating and accessible branch of mathematics centred courses. The authors explore 10 different areas of

around (among other things) counting various objects and mathematics, including topics that are not usually discussed

sets. This book includes chapters featuring tools for solving in an Olympiad-oriented book on the subject.

counting problems, proof techniques, and more to give

students a broad foundation to build on. PRISTINE LANDSCAPES IN

ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS

CUBAN MATHEMATICAL OLYMPIADS

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illustrations. It encompasses all problems from the 2001 to analysis. The “landscapes”presented provide a “view”into

2016 Olympiads, except for 2002, with thorough, in-depth areas that are not typically encountered in great depth

solutions. This work is a meticulous exposition with complete in standard coursework but nonetheless have profound

solutions to every problem, allowing readers to grasp the implications.

problem-solving techniques discussed.

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