Role of Teachers as Facilitators of the Interplay Physics and Mathematics

  • Gesche PospiechEmail author
  • Bat-Sheva Eylon
  • Esther Bagno
  • Yaron Lehavi


In this chapter the role of teachers in teaching mathematization is discussed. As a basis a model for the pedagogical content knowledge, specifically adapted for the role of mathematics in physics, was developed and validated with an interview study with experienced physics teachers. Different foci of teachers with respect to their teaching strategies are being identified.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gesche Pospiech
    • 1
    Email author
  • Bat-Sheva Eylon
    • 2
  • Esther Bagno
    • 2
  • Yaron Lehavi
    • 2
  1. 1.Technische Universitt DresdenDresdenGermany
  2. 2.The Weizmann Institute of ScienceRehovotIsrael

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