## Contemporary Algebra Collection (new resources 2/4/2019)

The Contemporary Algebra Collection now contains 28 activities spread from basic math to...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Feb 4, 2019 | Algebra, College Algebra, Find and Use Data, Math by Subject, Quantitative Reasoning, Teaching Math | 0 |

The Contemporary Algebra Collection now contains 28 activities spread from basic math to...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jan 15, 2019 | Active Learning in Math, College Algebra, Digital Literacy, eLearning, Find and Use Data, Math for Liberal Arts, Quantitative Reasoning | 0 |

Now you can add Graphs in the World to your courses in the LMS! Create a new “page” 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 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 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 | 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 | Mar 30, 2009 | Algebra, Calculus (SV), Math for Elem Teachers, Math for Liberal Arts, Math Humor, Prealgebra, Quantitative Reasoning, Teaching Math | 0 |

I think that I will have to start (or end?) every class session next fall with one of these fabulous formulas from New Math. Some of them are obvious (once you see them) and some of them just have me laughing out loud because of...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Jan 27, 2009 | Algebra, Math for Elem Teachers, Math Humor, Prealgebra, Quantitative Reasoning, Teaching Math | 0 |

From xkcd: Maybe Common Craft can tackle Metrics in Plain English next? Possibly Related Posts: Strategies for Giving Tests with Desmos Graphing Calculator Contemporary Algebra Collection (new resources 2/4/2019) Teaching in...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Dec 2, 2008 | College Algebra, Find and Use Data, Quantitative Reasoning, Teaching Math | 0 |

Google has been using search data to model flu outbreaks for a number of years. Generally, they look at the number of searches for words related to “flu” (graphs) and look for sharp increases in the number of...

Read MoreMuch of the work that I do to create content like math games, creative math activities, and modern application problems is unsupported. I teach as an adjunct and do not receive a full-time salary from any of my endeavors. Graphs In The World (GITW) is also a project unsupported by any kind of grant or salary. If you regularly use these materials, and it saves you time, consider donating a small amount per month to keep these resources coming.