Mathematics Education : Books
Useful Words for Searching the Library Catalog
Mathematics -- Study and Teaching
You can limit your search by specifying a certain branch of math, for instance:
Algebra -- Study and teaching
You can also limit your search by specifying grade level, for instance:
Calculus -- Study and teaching (Higher)
To find kits or manipulatives, use the term "realia" and the name of the subject area.
The general call number range for mathematics materials is:
QA273-280 (Probability; Statistics)
QA440-699 (Geometry; Trigonometry)
This is true for all MERIT locations: Professional, PreK-12, and Reference stacks.
Below are topical sections highlighting a few of the books at MERIT Library.
There are many more general resource books and plenty of content-related books that you can find in the Library Catalog or by browsing the library's shelves in this call number range.
Reference Books at MERIT Library
Here are books in the MERIT Reference Stacks. They can be checked out for one day.
General Books about Teaching Math at MERIT Library
These books are comprehensive, covering an array of mathematics teacher education topics, including assessment, history, foundations, classroom management, teaching strategies, professional development and some lesson ideas.