Mathematical Art

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In Escher’s World become graphic artists and create an exhibit of mathematical art in the style of M.C. Escher. Based on an architectural design studio, ths game helps players learn to think like designers about geometry and graphic art.

Escher’s World is a computer based approach to teaching (“direct learning”): where students can learn by working on interesting and meaningful projects.

Try it. It’s fun.

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Robert Heiny
Robert W. Heiny, Ph.D. is a retired professor, social scientist, and business partner with previous academic appointments as a public school classroom teacher, senior faculty, or senior research member, and administrator. Appointments included at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Peabody College and the Kennedy Center now of Vanderbilt University; and Brandeis University. Dr. Heiny also served as Director of the Montana Center on Disabilities. His peer reviewed contributions to education include publication in [I]The Encyclopedia of Education [/I](1971), and in professional journals and conferences. He served s an expert reviewer of proposals to USOE, and on a team that wrote plans for 12 state-wide and multistate special education and preschools programs. He currently writes user guides for educators and learners as well as columns for [I]TuxReports[/I].com.