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Basic principles of writing across the curriculum (wac) in response to the need of students to learn content using a variety of strategies and their need to practice writing in a variety of contexts, many teachers have adopted the strategies associated with wac. Reprinted from the journal of developmental education, volume 26, issue 3, spring, 2003 principles for effective teaching by patricia smittle abstract: effective teaching in developmental education is one of the most challenging jobs in. In contemporary education, mathematics education is the practice of teaching and learning mathematics, along with the associated scholarly research researchers in mathematics education are primarily concerned with the tools, methods and approaches that facilitate practice or the study of practice however, mathematics education research, known on the continent of europe as the didactics or.
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