publication . Article . 2017

Secondary School Mathematics Teachers’ and Students’ Views on Computer Assisted Mathematics Instruction in Turkey: Mathematica Example

Mehmet Alper Ardıç; Tevfik İşleyen;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2017 Journal: Malaysian Online Journal of Educational Technology (issn: 2289-2990, eissn: 2289-2990, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: University of Malaya
Abstract
This study aimed at determining the secondary school mathematics teachers’ and students’ views on computer-assisted mathematics instruction (CAMI) conducted via Mathematica. Accordingly, three mathematics teachers in Adıyaman and nine 10th-grade students participated in the research. Firstly, the researchers trained the mathematics teachers in the Mathematica program, a computer algebra system (CAS) and CAMI. Then, they provided a suitable environment for teachers to practice CAMI with their students to teach quadratic functions (parabola). Case study, a qualitative research design, was utilized in the study. Semi-structured interview forms were used as data col...
Subjects
ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATION
free text keywords: Computer-assisted instruction, computer algebra systems, mathematics instruction, Education, L
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