Teachers ' and students ' views and attitudes towards a new mathematics curriculum : a case study ( Note 1 )

  title={Teachers ' and students ' views and attitudes towards a new mathematics curriculum : a case study ( Note 1 )},
  author={Jo{\~a}o Pedro da Ponte and Jo{\~a}o Filipe Matos and H M B Guimar{\~a}es and L. C. Leal and Ana Paula Canavarro},
The education system in Portugal is in the midst of a period of intensive reform. This paper describes the findings of a qualitative case study focusing on the views and attitudes of teachers and students participating in a pilot curriculum development programme stressing active methodologies and group work, conducted by the Ministry of Education In particular it discusses their views and attitudes about mathematics, mathematics teaching and curriculum innovation. The teachers were found to… CONTINUE READING


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