## Learning Notebooks for Online Math Homework

After teaching math at a community college for 10 years (and using online homework for at least 7...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 28, 2012 | Communicating Math, eLearning, Life in the Math Classroom, Math Study Skills, Online Homework, Sharing Work Online, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

After teaching math at a community college for 10 years (and using online homework for at least 7...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 14, 2010 | CAS, Communicating Math, Interactive Math Online, Online Homework, PC Tablets and Journaling, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

This is the Plenary Address from MAA Michigan last week. Math Technology to Engage, Delight, and...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Dec 3, 2009 | CAS, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Find and Use Data, Interactive Math Online, Math Ed Research, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

While I was at Wolfram Alpha Homework Day, I participated in a Panel Discussion about the Myths about Teaching with Technology. The panel ran 30 minutes and was mediated by Elizabeth Corcoran. There were three of us (all women,...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Oct 23, 2009 | CAS, Digital Age Projects, Digital Literacy, Find and Use Data, Online Homework, Quantitative Reasoning, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

For at least a decade, we have had the ability to let CAS software perform computational mathematics, yet computational skills are still a large portion of the mathematics curriculum. Enter Wolfram|Alpha. Unlike traditional CAS...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Oct 20, 2009 | CAS, Classroom Technology, Digital Age Projects, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Digital Literacy, Find and Use Data, Future of Math, Math for Elem Teachers, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

Originally, I started this post with the title “What I’m doing with Wolfram|Alpha” and then I revised it, because it’s not just me using Wolfram|Alpha. My students are using it too. Here are some of the...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Oct 6, 2009 | Calculators, CAS, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, eLearning, Equation Editors, Interactive Math Online, Online Homework, PC Tablets and Journaling, Synchronous Strategies, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online, Video Collections for Learning | 0 |

For anyone who has ever had trouble convincing your administration to give you the proper tools to teach online, I give you this little gift: eLearning Tools for STEM, published today in eLearning Magazine. The tools for STEM...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Sep 1, 2009 | Classroom Technology, Communicating Math, Discussion Boards, Online Homework, Student-Instructor Communication, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

Just in case you’re getting back into the swing of things this fall and finding yourself as forgetful as me, I thought I’d give a little Jing refresher here and remind you of some resources. First, a little reminder...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jun 24, 2009 | Communicating Math, eLearning, Interactive Math Online, Lecture Capture, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

This week I have been participating in the MAA PREP course, Calculus: Online and Interactive. I was asked to give a presentation on online course design for mathematics, and the presentation was recorded. This is a loooooong one...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jun 4, 2009 | CAS, Communicating Math, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Find and Use Data, Future of Learning, Future of Math, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

Wolfram|Alpha is a “computational search engine” built by Wolfram Research (the developers of Mathematica). W|A (pronounce this as “walpha” if you’d like) is similar in appearance to the search engines that we are used to and...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 15, 2009 | CAS, Classroom Technology, Communicating Math, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, eLearning, Find and Use Data, Future of Math, Online Homework, Quantitative Reasoning, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

They say a picture is worth 1000 words. Then here are about 15,000. I’ve taken screenshots of several examples of the algebra through calculus that WolframAlpha will do. You can see the album of screenshots here....

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 15, 2009 | CAS, Classroom Technology, Communicating Math, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Digital Literacy, Find and Use Data, Future of Learning, Future of Math, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

What if you could go to a free and readily available website and enter an equation, an expression, a question about math, a request to analyze data, or anything else, and the site would answer your question, elaborate on it,...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jan 5, 2009 | CAS, Communicating Math, eLearning, Equation Editors, Interactive Math Online, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

1. Jing gives students and instructors the ability to capture an image of any graph or equation they see on their screen and share it anywhere else (message boards, emails, papers, digital assignments). Using Jing you can also...

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