2017-Tracy-Lectures On Differential Equation
09 Sep 2017 | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
Tracy, Craig A. 2017. Lectures on Differential Equations. Notes. 165 pp. https://www.math.ucdavis.edu/~tracy/courses/math22B/22BBook.pdf . Accessed 7 September 2017.The author says,“These notes are for a one-quarter course in differential equations. The approach is to tie the study...
Resources for Clickers and Classroom Voting in Collegiate Mathematics
17 Sep 2016 | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
"This page contains resources for classroom voting in mathematics, also known as ConcepTests for Peer Instruction or "Clicker Questions". These materials were developed through two NSF-funded projects: "MathQUEST: Math Questions to Engage Students" (2006-2009) and...
Logistics of Mathematical Modeling-Focused Projects
17 Sep 2016 | Contributor(s):: Richard Corban Harwood
Projects provide tangible connections to course content and can motivate students to learn at a deeper level. This article focuses on the implementation of projects in both lower and upper division math courses which develop and analyze mathematical models of a problem based upon known data and...
Authentic sources for teaching logistic growth
22 Jun 2015 | Contributor(s):: Kristian Danielsen-1, Henrik Kragh Sørensen-2
Kristian Danielsen and Henrik Kragh Sørensen, Randers Statsskole, Denmark, Centre for Science Studies, Aarhus Univeristy, Denmark. 2014. Using authentic sources in teaching logistic growth: A narrative design perspective. Presented at “7th European Summer University on the...
2014Danielsen Sørensen Using authentic sources in teaching logistic growth: A narrative design perspective.
22 Jun 2015 | Contributor(s):: Kristiain Danielson, Henrik Kragh Sørensen
Danielsen, Kristian and Henrik Kragh Sørensen. 2014. Using authentic sources in teaching logistic growth: A narrative design perspective. Downloaded from http://www.henrikkragh.dk/logistisk-vaekst/ESU-handouts.pdf . Accessed on 31 May 2015.This 12 page offering develops issues and...
General Resources For Teaching Differential Equations
19 Jun 2015 | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
This is a growing list of online and free resources for teaching differential equations with emphasis on modeling and technology. The categories in which resources are offered are:Texts (A complete listing can be found here.)VideosVideo sites coming from other fieldsSources Containing Modeling...
Browsing Your Way to Better Teaching
31 May 2015 | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel
We describe the use of browsing and searching (in libraries, on-line, inside sources, at meetings, in abstracts, etc.) as a way to stimulate the teacher of undergraduate mathematics, specifically in differential equations. The approach works in all other areas of mathematics. Browsing...