 1999 Laptop Learning Challenge (LLC)  Toshiba/NSTA
This challenge rewarded 20 K–12 educators for their innovative uses of laptop computers. The 20 selected lessons may be browsed by subject (abstracts and downloadable PDF files are provided); they have science, mathematics, and technology components and
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 Cereal Box  Beverly Farahani
This activity allows students to develop and carry out a simulation, and analyze results in terms of mean and median. It uses an openended problem, and could involve use of a graphing calculator or Fathom II software (optional).
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 Combining Science and Mathematics in the Classroom Using Spreadsheets  Dawn M. Laning
A lesson plan involving the use of spreadsheets to investigate data analysis techniques with a set of data gathered in a chemistry experiment. Writeup from a class in mathematics education given by J. Wilson at the University of Georgia, fall 1997.
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 Electronic Portfolios: A New Idea in Assessment  Anna Maria D. Lankes
An ERIC digest article on new authentic and performancebased measures of assessment, including projects that require students to demonstrate problemsolving skills as well as skills in analyzing and synthesizing information.
A new assessment measure,
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 The eNLVM Project: Promoting Student Achievement in Mathematics through Educator Collaboration [PDF]  Pam Buffington, Burt Granofsky, eNLVM Project
This article explores the use of the eNLVM from the perspectives of Curriculum Developer, Math Content Expert, Special Education Professional, and Classroom Teacher. The article paints a picture of how multiple educators can collaborate to use the eNLVM
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 Gerard M. Enright
The resume of a mathematics professor at Mary Immaculate College in Ireland. Articles on using BASIC programs in the classroom (to search for numbers that are both square and triangular and to investigate a conjecture about a function of the nonnegative
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 Math Emporium: When is a new paradigm really a new paradigm?  Mike Williams; Dept. of Mathematics, Virginia Tech
A learning center developed by the Department of Mathematics at Virginia Tech. Visit the site, read their fact sheet, or browse Articles and Papers About The Math Emporium: The Effects of Technology on Women and Children (Mali Bamako); Math Emporium
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 Multicultural Math Fair  Suzanne Alejandre, Frisbie Middle School
Twentynine percent of Frisbie's student population is Limited English Proficient; Arabic, Cambodian, Chinese, German, Indonesian, Korean, Philipino, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Samoan, Spanish, Taiwanese, Vietnamese, and Urdu are represented. In 199394
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 Seeing Math Secondary: Interactives  the Concord Consortium
Seeing Math has developed interactive software Java tools to clarify key mathematical ideas in middle and high school mathematics. Each interactive provides a realtime connection between representations of the mathematics (symbolic, graphical, etc.),
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 SketchMad  Nathalie Sinclair
An archived resource, not currently updated: A resource center devoted to using The Geometer's Sketchpad in the classroom. Includes tips, strategies, lesson plans, and sketches for beginning and intermediate Sketchpad teachers, stories from the classroom
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 Title III MSS Final Performance Report  Dana Lee Ling
Dana Lee Ling is a mathematics and science software specialist at the College of MicronesiaFSM. Articles document the College's attempts to increase the success of prealgebra and algebra students through "conceptual" and technologybased approaches.
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 Using the Internet: Mathematics  Douglas Butler; Pearson Publishing (U.K.)
A 55page looseleaf book compiled to save teachers time finding excellent resources on the WWW and to provide a curriculumbased bank of ideas. Support activities do not demand that students have free access to the Web. The pack is divided into ten main
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 WIMS (WWW Interactive Mathematics Server)  Université de Nice  Sophia Antipolis
Interactive mathematical applications, also available in French, with documentation. The server's exercises and programs are designed to find a polynomial with given values; find the Taylor expansion of a function; find a polynomial from its curve; given
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