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What does PCK stand for?

PCK stands for Pedagogical Content Knowledge (knowledge of how to teach a subject)


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Although it is late in the year, there are many ideas in this issue that will inspire your mathematics lessons and deepen your own pedagogical content knowledge and there is still time to try out some of the ideas before the holidays.
In 2008, the Innovation and Technology Committee of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE) published the Handbook of Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge (TPCK) and called for integration of technology, pedagogy and content knowledge that went "beyond all three components .
She writes: "Like performing on an instrument, teaching seems to require similar repetitive practice to master pedagogical routines and pedagogical content knowledge.
The results indicated that previous mathematics ability and posttest performance were valuable predictors to student success on all portions of the state-mandated teacher certification exam, ExCET The qualitative data indicated that mathematically competent preservice teachers exhibited progressively more pedagogical content knowledge as they were exposed to mathematics pedagogy during their mathematics methods course.