## Getting Graphs to Instructure Canvas Discussions

It’s not too hard to get graphs (or any kind of image that you can grab off your screen)...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | May 21, 2012 | Communicating Math, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Discussion Boards, eLearning, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

It’s not too hard to get graphs (or any kind of image that you can grab off your screen)...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Mar 16, 2010 | Algebra, CAS, College Algebra, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Teaching Math | 0 |

At the Wolfram Alpha Workshop at ICTCM, there was universal disappointment about the fact that you cannot get a graph of a logarithm that is only over the real numbers. We tried everything we could think of to remove the...

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Mar 15, 2010 | CAS, Digital Graphs and Diagrams, Find and Use Data, Future of Math, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

Okay, technically it was a workshop at ICTCM, but with 30 math faculty in one room, all armed with computers, I couldn’t help but make it a discovery and brainstorming session too. I’m a firm believer in harnessing...

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 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 | 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, Digital Literacy, Find and Use Data, Future of Learning, Future of Math, Online Homework, Teaching Math, Teaching Math Online | 0 |

WolframAlpha is launched

Read Moreby busynessgirl | Dec 31, 2007 | Digital Graphs and Diagrams | 0 |

One of my assistants requested advice about creating an inequality graph (with grey shading) using PowerPoint, so I thought I might as well share it here too.The trick is to use a Freeform drawing object, and then send the...

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