Incorporating Technology in the Mathematics Classroom


In September, Microsoft released a case study reviewing how Abby Brown’s linear algebra students at Torrey Pines High School used Lenovo Tablet PCs and Wolfram Mathematica. Many of the schools adopting 1:1 computing are going through a similar exercise, be it with Mathematica, Microsoft Math, Geometer Sketchpad, or another math application.

The Rutgers Center for Mathematics, Science, and Computer Education is offering a standards based workshop for 9-12th grade math & science teachers in New Jersey. One of the workshops in February 2008 will focus on using Tablet PCs and graphing calculator applications in the classroom:

Registration is open.