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How does parental attitude to mathematics affect the mathematical engagement of children?

Student, A.;
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  • Country: United Kingdom
This case study considers the correlation between parental attitudes to\ud mathematics and the mathematical engagement of their children. It is set within\ud the context of an urban primary school on the south coast of England and\ud focuses on a class of year 1 children and their parents. Although observations\ud and school policy were utilised to create additional depth to the researcher’s\ud understanding of the setting, the primary research method was through\ud questionnaires issued in pairs to children and their parents. These were\ud completed and returned anonymously to increase the validity of responses\ud against participants responding as they thought...
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