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PROJECT MARS (Mathematical Reasoning Strategies)

The Institute of Education Sciences (IES), U.S. Department of Education, awarded a $4,593,812 grant (Grant Award #: R305A110358) to University of Minnesota Professor Asha K. Jitendra to fund a four-year research study for improving middle school students' learning of proportional solving.


Study Title: Learning of Ratio and Proportion Problem-Solving Using Schema-Based Instruction: Efficacy and Sustainability


The study has been approved by the University of Minnesota Institutional Review Board (IRB).



Revised December 2014

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