 Mathematical Sciences Institute  Andrew Talmadge
Technologydriven professional development for middle and secondary level mathematics teachers. Weeklong summer courses led by Nils Ahbel, Karen Bryant, Doug Kuhlmann, Ron Lancaster, Ira Nirenberg, and others have included Using the iPad to Enrich and
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 Mathematical Snippets  Mathematics Dept., Bellevue Community College, Bellevue, WA
Illustrated descriptions of six mathematical concepts: the Pythagorean Theorem, Archimedes' Tombstone, the Möbius Strip, the Koch Snowflake Curve, Plateau's Problem (minimal surfaces), and Counting to Infinity. Each snippet contains a very brief
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 Mathematical String Art  Richard and Donna Goldstein
Drawings with equations illustrate: Sliding Ladder, Parabola, Astroid (fourway sliding ladder), Ellipse, Hyperbola, and Octagon. The mathematics behind the equations requires analytic geometry and calculus.
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 Mathematical Symbols in Unicode  Elizabeth J. Pyatt, Information Technology Services, Penn State University
Recommended browsers and fonts for Unicode; directions for inserting symbols, inserting formulas as images, and combining diacritics; charts for common math symbols and Greek letters; and other suggestions for mathematical notation on the web.
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 Mathematical Tables and Formulas (S.O.S. Mathematics)  Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, Univ. of Texas at El Paso
A place for students and educators to access mathematical formulas. The tables are organized by topics: The First 1000 Prime Numbers; The Prime Factorization of the First 1000 Integers; Math for the Toolbox  SAE to Metric Conversion; Some Important Constants;
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 The Mathematical Tourist  Ivars Peterson
"Cool stuff" that Peterson, the Director of Publications and Communications at the Mathematical Association of America (MAA), encounters while "browsing the world of mathematics and computer science: new developments in math and its applications, old
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 Mathematical Visualization  David Banks, ICASE
Interacting With Surfaces in 4D Illustrations of: Torus Rotating in R4; Steiner Surface showing triple point; Crosscap; Striped Crosscap; Double Crosscap; Klein Bottle containing Möbius band; Sudanese Surface: Möbius band w/ circular boundary;
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 Mathematical Visualization Toolkit  Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado at Boulder
Explore concepts of calculus with this set of visual and computational tools, which include linear system solvers; a matrix analyzer and matrix decomposer; function, vector field, and gradient field plotters; ODE and numerical integrators; numerical rootfinders.
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 Mathematical Words: Origins and Sources  John Aldrich
"Notes that describe in general terms the origins of the modern vocabulary of mathematics and the sources of information" on which Jeff Miller based his Earliest Uses of Some of the Words of Mathematics. See, in particular, "When and whence for some English
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 Mathematica Packages  Xah Lee
A dozen Mathematica programs, mostly geometry or graphics related. Mathematica is a computer algebra system sold by Wolfram Research Inc. To use these notebooks, you need to have a copy of Mathematica. Mathematica packages and notebooks are plain ASCII
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 Mathematica Publications  Telos Electronic Library of Science
An annotated catalog of publications about Mathematica, with links to fuller descriptions, and publisher and detailed ordering information.
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 Mathematica: Tour of Features  Wolfram Research, Inc.
Pages that guide you through an interactive demonstration of some of Mathematica's capabilities. New features; using the program as a calculator; power computing; accessing algorithms; building up computations; handling data; visualization; Mathematica
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 Mathematician  CareerQA
Work environment, career outlook, salary and degree information, and general advice about the job prospects of mathematicians. Frequently Asked Questions about employment include "Is a math degree useless?" and "Can a math major become an engineer?" and
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 The Mathematician in the Desert (Math Chat)  Frank Morgan, MAA Online
A mathematician, lost in the desert, hears a single toot from a train due west. He knows that the train goes at constant speed in a straight line, but he forgets in which direction. What direction should he walk?
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 Mathematician of the Day  MacTutor Math History Archives
Includes mathematicians born on this day, mathematicians who died on this day, and posters to print. Use the links in the purple box for the previous day's or next day's anniversaries, or for a full year view.
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 Mathematician on Ice  Ivars Peterson  Science News Online
Adventurous voyages to Antarctica test mathematical models of sea ice. The 1999 8week voyage of the icebreaking research vessel Aurora Australis from Tasmania wasn't Kenneth M. Golden's first venture into the Antarctic ice pack. An applied mathematician
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 Mathematicians and Philosophers: Chalk and Cheese?  Keith Devlin (Devlin's Angle)
...mathematicians and philosophers go about their business in very different ways, and on the whole they don't mix. Mathematicians who arguably would benefit from reading works in philosophy rarely do so  books by Daniel Dennett and John Searle excepted
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 Mathematician's Birthday Calendar  Judy Ann Brown
Celebrate mathematics through the months by remembering the birthday of your favorite mathematician. Includes lesson ideas.
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 Mathematicians describe tendril perversion  M.N. Jensen; Science News Online
A mathematical model of elastic rods can be used to describe vine tendrils and kinky phone cords that coil first in one direction, then in the opposite direction. Mathematicians have shown that such reversals of direction result from the curviness inherent
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 Mathematicians in Math Education  Mathematics Education at the Math Forum
A page designed to document and encourage productive involvement of mathematicians in K12 education, from Susan Addington and Judy Roitman. How to join discussions and get involved, with relevant readings.
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 A Mathematician's Musings  Ethan Weker
Blog by a Menlo Park (CA) teacher of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and precalculus. Posts, which date back to September, 2014, have included "When We Make Math Look Too Easy"; "Math as a Historically Collaborative Effort"; "When Plans Go Awry"; "Brainstorming
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 Mathematicians of the African Diaspora  Scott Williams
Web pages created to exhibit the accomplishments of the peoples of Africa and the African Diaspora within the Mathematical Sciences. Included are areas on the ancients in Africa, modern historical significance, the greatest Black mathematicians, Black
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 Mathematicians of the Seventeenth and Early Eighteenth Centuries  David R. Wilkins; School of Mathematics, Trinity College, Dublin
Math history: accounts of the lives and works of more than 80 mathematicians of the seventeenth and first half of the eighteenth century, adapted from A Short Account of the History of Mathematics by W. W. Rouse Ball (4th Edition, 1908). A separate index
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 Mathematician's Portrait: John Charles Fields  The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences
Fields was the first significant research mathematician at the University of Toronto. His interest was in algebraic functions. His will established the Fields Medal, which has played the role of the Nobel Prize in Mathematics. A list of recipients of
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 Mathematicians/Scientists  Suzanne Alejandre
Links to biographical information: names of mathematicians or scientists to research for an interdisciplinary middle school project. Students are to read about the person and note: full name; date of birth; place of birth; where educated; contribution(s)
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 The Mathematician's Shirt  Collins, Julia; and Shepherd, Madeleine
A collaboration between mathematician Julia Collins and artist Madeleine Shepherd to "design and create a series of sculptures made out of shirts and representing different concepts in mathematics." With funding by the Art Science Collaborative (ASCUS),
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 Mathematics
This blog of instructional posts, which dates back to January, 2011, has included articles that introduce concepts of scale factor, logarithms, calculus, surds, and more.
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 Mathematics Across the Curriculum (MATC)  Dartmouth College
An NSFfunded project which strives to integrate the study of mathematics into the whole curriculum. MATC Courses: Mathematics and the Humanities (Pattern, Chaos, Late Renaissance Thought and the New Universe, Math and Science Fiction, Geometry in Art
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 Mathematics  Alameda County Office of Education
Resources include 5th and 6th Grade CST Released Test Questions with Reasoning; FlashPapers and PDFs of the hundreds chart, multiplication table, "tell me fast" dots, ten frames template, and tips for memorizing multiplication; and Philip Gonsalves' PDF
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 Mathematics and Architecture
 MacTutor Math History Archives
Linked essay on architecture and mathematics as the study of patterns. With references and other related web sites.
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 Mathematics and Art  Marc Frantz, Indiana University/Purdue University, Indianapolis
Course syllabus, topics, text, resources, lecture notes, and quizzes, predominantly available in PDF format. Topics include mathematical perspective, anamorphic art, and fractals. Includes a long page of links to other sites with math and art resources.
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 Mathematics and Art  perspective  MacTutor Math History Archives
Linked essay on some of the interactions between mathematics and art in western culture. With references and other related web sites.
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 Mathematics and Biology  Cut the Knot!, Alexander Bogomolny
A discussion of evolution, inheritance, genes and mutation, the Prisoners' Dilemma, and how these and other biological themes relate to mathematics, with an applet that applies a genetic algorithm to solving the Toads and Frogs puzzle. An interactive
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 Mathematics and Constitution Day  Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher, Math in the Real World
Resources you can use with your students to study and explain the mathematics involved in the Constitution of the United States of America. Lesson plans and web resources for this midSeptember date range from accounting of the electoral college to mathematical
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 Mathematics and Ecology  Louis J. Gross, University of Tennessee
A 1999 Math Awareness Month theme essay, focusing on ecology: the science which deals with interactions between living organisms and their environment. With a link to the Mathematics Archives for the Life Sciences.
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 Mathematics and Education  Erdal Özüsaglam
In Turkish.
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 Mathematics and Education Quotation Server  Julian F. Fleron, Westfield State College, Massachusetts
A list of mathematics and education quotations searchable by author's last name, keyword, or description field, and also alphabetized by last name of author, with references and other resources.
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 Mathematics and Elections  Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher, Math in the Real World
Classroom resources for studying and explaining the mathematics involved in the election process.
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 Mathematics and Informatics Quarterly (M&IQ)  Prof. Jordan Tabov; Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
An international journal that publishes articles, notes, problems, and solutions in school mathematics and informatics. M&IQ is devoted to teachers and students who are interested in mathematics and informatics clubs, olympiads, and competitions.
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 Mathematics and Language  Tony Brown
This paper considers the relation between mathematics and language, with particular reference to the work on language by Jacques Derrida. Brown examines how language functions in organising mental activity and suggests that since language is so fundamental
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 Mathematics and Motivation  Liza Ewen; Math Forum
An annotated bibliography offering a collection of articles, chapters and Math Forum discussions that begin to address how student motivation affects mathematics learning and instruction. The question of how to motivate students in the classroom has become
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 Mathematics and Multimedia  Guillermo Bautista
Blog about mathematics, teaching, learning, and technology. Begun in October, 2009, it has included posts such as "GeoGebra Tutorial 4  Graphs and Sliders"; "Screencasting Tutorial: Making a Math Video Lesson Using Camstudio"; "Derivative in Real Life
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 Mathematics and Music  Michael Beer
An essay in PDF format providing a short overview of the relationship between mathematics and music. Topics include: Tone and tuning: the Pythagorean perception of music; Mathematical music: Fibonacci numbers and the golden section in musical compositions;
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 Mathematics and Operations Research in Industry  Dennis E. Blumenfeld, Debra A. Elkins, and Jeffrey M. Alden, MAA Online
Students majoring in mathematics might wonder whether they will ever use the mathematics they are learning, once they graduate and get a job. Is any of the analysis, calculus, algebra, numerical methods, combinatorics, math programming, etc. really going
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 Mathematics and Physical Science  Terri Lynn Easter, Bishop Ready High School
Audio lectures with notes for Algebra I, Algebra 2/Trig, Calculus,
Chemistry/Physics for 9th grade.
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 Mathematics and Science Education Center (NWREL)  Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory
The Center promotes systemic educational reform in the Northwest U.S. (Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington) to foster strong reform communities prepared to improve achievement in math, science, and technology education, and help educators plan,
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 Mathematics and the Census  Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher, Math in the Real World
Resources you can use with your students to study and explain the mathematics of the census process.
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 Mathematics and The Human Condition  Victor M. Selby
An enrichment supplement for high school math teachers that integrates math/science with
cultural evolution. This book describes and includes student produced essays connecting the
algebra 1, geometry, and algebra 2 curriculums with the history of
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 Mathematics and the Internet: CWaC at NCTM  Math Forum
This Conference Within a Conference, hosted by the Math Forum at the annual meetings of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, focuses on the many ways the Internet can be used by the mathematics education community to support the teaching and
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 Mathematics and the Media  Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher, Math in the Real World
Resources you can use with your students to study and explain the mathematics involved in the media. Ideas range from critically examining the mathematics used in advertising to the mathematics of proportion and scale needed to create movie sets.
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