Teachers College, Columbia University
International Journal for the History of Mathematics Education
From Pierre de la Ramée, Algebra 1560
- A. L. Blakers, "Change in Mathematics Education since the late 1950's - Ideas and realisation (An ICMI Report). Australia", Educational Studies in Mathematics, 1978, 9: 147-158.
- N.F. Ellerton, M.A.Clements, « Reshaping School Mathematics in Australia 1788-1988". Australian Journal of Education, 1988, 32(3) p. 387-405.
- Examination of Australia's educational history reveals the origins of three traditions of school mathematics: (1) many groups of society will not benefit from mathematics beyond arithmetic; (2) the purpose of mathematics is preparation for higher education; and (3) rote methods, rigid curriculum, prescribed texts, and written examinations are desirable.
- M.A Clements, Mathematics for the minority: Some historical perspectives of school mathematics in Victoria (Victoria: Gelong, 1989).