>Date: Thu, 15 May 97 13:18:16 UT >From: "Jose Nilo G. Binongo" <JNGBinongo@msn.com> >To: firstname.lastname@example.org
This fellow is looking for some advice about Calculus texts so I am forwarding his posting to the calc reform group. I'm sure he would appreciate any and all opinions.
Doug > >I'm sorry if I have to ask a question regarding AP Calculus, but I ha >ve been advised that because there is no similar AP Calculus discussi >on group, I might as well try to reach teachers in this newsgroup. > >My school has just decided to offer AP Calculus AB next school year, >and honestly I was stuck today looking at the various catalogues. Whi >ch textbook(s) would best reflect the AP Calculus scope and sequence? > My graduate specialty being complex analysis, I taught calculus at t >he university level before, and I used Leithold, which emphasizes the > theoretical component of the course, along with the computational as >pect. Obviously I have to teach this subject in a manner that would m >aximize my students' chances of passing the exam, so I would apprecia >te any advice.... > >Jose Nilo G. Binongo >Fukuoka International School, Japan
Doug Kuhlmann Math Department Chair Phillips Academy Andover, MA 01810 email@example.com dkuhlman@IDEA.uml.edu