What Does Network Theory Contribute to Theorization of Mathematics Teaching?

  • David Kirshner
  • Stephen Lerman
  • Thomas E. Ricks

Abstract

A Response to Elizabeth Mowat & Brent Davis

Author Biographies

David Kirshner
David Kirshner is professor of mathematics education at Louisiana State University. His research interests include the psychology of algebraic symbol skills, and the relations of pedagogical practice to psychological theory.
Stephen Lerman
Stephen Lerman is professor of mathematics education and Deputy Director of the Centre for Educational Research in the Department of Education at London South Bank University. His research interests focus on the social turn in pedagogical theory and learning theory.
Thomas E. Ricks
Thomas Ricks is assistant professor of mathematics education at Louisiana State University. His research interests focus on the complex and fractal constitution of engagement in the mathematics classroom. He may be contacted at www.TOMRICKS.com.
Published
2010-01-01
Section
Invited Responses