## Bringing the Real World to Your Math Class Every Day

I’ve been spending the first 5-10 minutes of every 2-hour math class discussing graphs in...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Nov 30, 2018 | Algebra, Calculus (SV), Classroom Life, College Algebra, Curiosity, Data Visualization, Discussion Boards, Edge of Learning, Exploration, Interdisciplinary Studies, Learning Design, Math for Elem Teachers, Math for Liberal Arts, Probability and Statistics, Quantitative Reasoning, Studying Social Media | 0 |

I’ve been spending the first 5-10 minutes of every 2-hour math class discussing graphs in...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Apr 15, 2013 | Data Visualization, Digital Life, Social Media | 0 |

Just a little demo of what the LinkedIn Lab Connection Timeline shows you. A visual representation...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Apr 12, 2013 | Data Visualization, Digital Literacy, Edge of Learning, Future of Math, Probability and Statistics, Secret Technology Club, Social Media | 0 |

This is a delightful exercise that everyone seems to love. WolframAlpha will provide you with an...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Apr 4, 2013 | Data Visualization, Edge of Learning, Future of Math, Interactive Math Online, Quantitative Reasoning | 0 |

Khan Academy Idaho is a grant-funded initiative to help K-12 teachers in Idaho integrate digital...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Oct 20, 2012 | Data Visualization, Edge of Learning | 0 |

The single most important tool I’ve found for improving Digital Literacy is Wolfram Alpha....

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jun 1, 2012 | Classroom Life, Classroom Technology, Data Visualization, Student-Instructor Communication, Synchronous Strategies, Teaching, Video Collections for Learning | 0 |

Here’s a new mindmap containing my recently organized collection of great sites and tools...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Aug 23, 2010 | Data Visualization, Edge of Learning, Find and Use Data | 0 |

I just finished watching the TED Talk by David McCandless called “The Beauty of Data...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Apr 20, 2009 | Data Visualization, Edge of Learning, Math Above Calculus | 0 |

What is “The AlloSphere” ? Watch the 7-minute TED video to see. What you all might be interested in is what they do with the Allosphere. Ann Kuchera-Morin: We map complex mathematical algorithms that unfold in time...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Mar 28, 2008 | Algebra, Data Visualization, Edge of Learning, Find and Use Data | 0 |

Some of the really stunning visuals that Neil Turok used in his TED Prize talk were graphics from the website Worldmapper. The idea is that you start with a standard area map of the world, and then create cartograms (or...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Aug 6, 2007 | Data Visualization, Edge of Learning | 0 |

Most of the time I feel like I have a pretty good grasp of technology and the Internet and “what’s out there” but sometimes I am completely blown away by something I find. Tonight is one of those nights.I am...

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