Promotion of mathematical modelling competencies in the context of modelling projects. (English)

Lee, Ngan Hoe (ed.) et al., Mathematical modelling. From theory to practice. Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific (ISBN 978-981-4546-91-1/hbk; 978-981-4546-93-5/ebook). Series on Mathematics Education 8, 21-39 (2015).

From the text: The relevance of mathematical modelling for mathematics education is currently consensus all over the world. Especially the promotion of modelling competencies, i.e., the competencies to solve real-world problems using mathematics, is accepted as central goal for mathematics education worldwide, especially if mathematics education aims to promote responsible citizenship.