 Epistemology and Learning Group  Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Constructionism asserts that knowledge is not simply transmitted from teacher to student, but is actively constructed by the mind of the learner, and that learners are particularly likely to create new ideas when they are actively engaged in making external
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 Epson Omega Designs  Khaled Omran
Downloadable software for solving, plotting, and manipulating functions and matrices. Demo free trial versions or purchase Mathwizard, the matrices calculator, and the algebra calculator.
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 Equalis  Equalis LLC
Register for industrialgrade Scilab support and open source software in Scilab, Octave, Sage and R. Equalis also offers membersonly math blogs, discussion groups, and forums; opportunities to meet and collaborate; a career center for math and "mathcentric"
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 Equalities And Inequalities (SMILE)  Perry Lemon, Shoop School
A lesson designed to involve students in discovery; to teach partitioning and equivalency; and to teach the order of fractions. From the Algebra and Trigonometry section of a collection of almost 200 single concept lessons by the Science and Mathematics
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 Equality and Education  The Century Foundation
Links to information examining causes and effects of economic inequality and exploring policy options for redressing such problems as home inequity, summer schooling, integration, educational choice, and others. Topics: Classroom Inequality, School Choice,
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 Equals and Family Math  Franco, Kreinberg; Lawrence Hall of Science, Univ. of California at Berkeley
EQUALS programs provide workshops and curriculum materials in mathematics for teachers, parents, and community members, working to increase access and equity in mathematics for students in traditionally underrepresented groups. There are over forty EQUALS
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 The Equal Tempered Scale and Some Peculiarities of Piano Tuning  Jim Campbell
An article on tuning applications from the Precision Strobe Tuners site. The Phenomena of Sound and the Harmonic Series, with information about Fourier analysis; Beats; The Physics of Ringing Strings; The Evolution of the Equal Tempered Scale; Piano Tuning;
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 Equate: The Equation Thinking Game  Conceptual Math Media, Inc.
Have fun creating equations crosswordstyle. An arithmetic version of Scrabble, Equate is a math board game for family and classroom. Earn higher scores by using division or fraction tiles, or by playing tiles on premium board positions that double or
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 Equations Calculator
Key in equations up to the third degree, then click the blue "calculate" button for this online calculator to find solutions to the unknowns.
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 Equation Search  Octahedron, LLC
Browse common equations in algebra, geometry, trigonometry, calculus, probability, and finance; or perform keyword searches by equation name, variable name, constant name, and category.
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 EquationSheet.com  E. Brian Welch
A searchable database of equations, constants, symbols, and units. Equations listings include Latex code and MathType 5.0 Copy/Paste. Symbols listings include HTML code equivalents. Registered users may store equations, constants, symbols, and units of
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 Equation Solver  Alexey V.Voronin
Midlet "Equation Solver" is a mobile phone app intended to solve systems of linear algebraic equations with real coefficients of the second and third order (with two and three unknowns). System Requirements:
Mobile phone should have a color screen and
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 EquationSolver  Patrick McMordie
Online equation solver. In “real mode”, ES will solve a huge variety of equations in x (single real variable)  for example those involving polynomial functions of unlimited degree, logarithmic, trigonometric, ... . It’ll solve systems of linear simultaneous
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 Equations with Roots 2 and 5  Jim Wilson; Dept. of Mathematics Education, Univ. of Georgia
A Pedagogical Exploration with a Relation Grapher. This paper examines sets of equations that have graphs crossing the xaxis only at 2 and 5.
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 Equipalindromic Numbers  Len Smiley
A description of the expansion of square root of natural numbers into continued fractions, and the strings of palindromes that can emerge from them. With a table of the first 100 natural numbers and their equipalindromic quadratic polynomials.
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 Equipped for the Future: Fundamentals  Equipped for the Future, National Institute for Literacy
Begun in 1994, the National Institute for Literacy’s Equipped for the Future (EFF) initiative started the development of a framework for adult learning content standards. These content standards were constructed to strengthen the ability of adult education
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 Equity & Access: General  Key Issues in Mathematics at The Math Forum
Issues, networks, general Web resources on equity in mathematics. Also entries of specific interest to minorities, women, people with disabilities, and nonEnglish speaking visitors.
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 Equity and Access in Mathematics Education  EXTEND  Perspectives in Mathematics Education
A summary of an EXTEND roundtable held to discuss key issues and questions concerning equity and access in mathematics education in the context of rapidly changing state and local policy. Links to: key themes of outcomes count, principals count, and teachers
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 Equity Center: Selected Publications (NWREL)  Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory
Publications developed by the NWREL Equity Center (Improving Education for Immigrant Students; Preventing and Countering SchoolBased Harassment: A Resource Guide for K12 Educators; The Fourth R: Responsibility  Ensuring Educational Excellence Through
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 Equity Education On Line  The Equity Assistance Center
One of 10 Federal Desegregation Assistance Centers (See DEACs)  provides services in race, national origin, and sex equity, and welcomes the opportunity to provide technical assistance, onsite training, and planning assistance to school districts in
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 EquPlus  Maria Chernenko
An index of math and science equations, rendered in TeX, MathML, png image files, and MathType. Browse categories such as algebra, calculus, geometry, signal processing, trigonometry, and statistics. See also EquPlus's unit conversions, constants, and
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 Eratosthenes Finds Diameter of Earth!  Mary Kay Hemenway, University of Texas at Austin
Students learn to estimate the diameter and circumference of the Earth by repeating Eratosthenes' experiment, exchange measured data and results, and use the Internet to research the mathematical and scientific contributions of Eratosthenes. Hemenway
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 Eratosthenes' Sieve with JavaScript  H. B. Meyer
An interactive animation with JavaScript of the sieve of Eratosthenes, showsing how the prime numbers <= 400 can be "sieved."
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 Eric Buffington
YouTube lessons and other educational math videos by a Pennsylvania cyberschool teacher. See, in particular, Buffington's channels on "Math That Makes you Think," "Math in Real life," and episode 1 and episode 2 of "What Kids Say About Math."
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 Eric Digest 104: Block Scheduling  Karen Irmsher
A 1996 article, with a bibliography: What's wrong with the traditional day? What is Block Scheduling? What are its advantages and challenges? What advice do experts have for making the change?
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 ERIC Digests  Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC)
Digests are short reports on topics of prime current interest in education, targeted specifically for teachers, administrators, policymakers, and other practitioners, but generally useful to the broad educational community. Each offers an overview of
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 Erich's Combinatorial Geometry Page  Erich Friedman
Famous and infamous problems with diagrams and some solutions and proofs. Includes: tree planting problems; circles through points; maximizing squares; triangulating squares; triangulating triangles; lines avoiding squares; lines avoiding points; points
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 Erich's Packing Center  Erich Friedman
A huge collection of packing problems, each explained with graphics. 2D examples include Triangles in Squares, Circles in Squares, Squares in Squares, Triangles in Triangles, Circles in Triangles, Squares in Triangles, Triangles in Circles, Circles in
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 Erich's Puzzle Palace  Erich Friedman
Mathematical puzzles, with solutions, in the following categories: mirror puzzles, number puzzles, hex loop puzzles, path puzzles, battleship puzzles, triangulation puzzles, grid puzzles, criscross puzzles, weight puzzles, and logic puzzles. In particular,
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 Eric's Treasure Trove of Life  Eric Weisstein
A description of John Conway's Game of Life, with a searchable database of definitions and animated examples of possible patterns.
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 Eric Weisstein's World of Scientific Biography  Eric Weisstein. Wolfram Research
The World of Biography briefly outlines the discoveries and advances of over 250 mathematicians, and includes links to publications with more historical details about the individuals. Each notecardlike bio puts a face to the entries in MathWorld, Weisstein's
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 Escape Velocity Calculator  Brian Martin
This minimal javascript tool calculates the escape velocity of a body given the body's mass and radius (sample data are provided for the Earth, the Moon, Jupiter, and the Sun).
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 Escher and the Droste effect  B. de Smit and H. W. Lenstra Jr., Mathematisch Instituut, Universiteit Leiden, the Netherlands
Applying mathematics to Escher's Print Gallery. A mathematical analysis of Escher's "The Print Shop," including an image of the original print. See the article (PDF format) Artful Mathematics: The Heritage of M.C. Escher in the Notices of the AMS, bringing
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 Escher Tiles  Hop David
Tessellations that resemble recognizable objects, created by the author in the style of M. C. Escher.
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 Escher Web Sketch  Wes Hardaker, Gervais Chapuis; Univ. of Lausanne, Switzerland
A Java applet that allows you to draw repeating patterns. With documentation on how to use the applet, a pattern archive, the authors' favorite patterns, a link to download Escher Web Sketch, the program's source code, and interesting crystallographic
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 Escuela Virtual
From Mexico, a nonprofit organization offering a collection of links and documents in Spanish for students and teachers in secondary school. You can also write to someone who can answer your questions about homework or anything about school. Look for
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 Eskimo Pi  Keith Devlin (Devlin's Angle)
"As everyone knows, in the last century, the State of Indiana passed a law legislating the value of pi to be 3. Well, perhaps it's a bit of an exaggeration to say that everyone knows it, but most people do. But that alone is very odd, since it is not
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 Esri
Developers of geographic information systems (GIS). Math education books include GIS Tutorial, Fun with Global Positioning Systems (GPS), and the series Our World, which features software, lessons, data, and assessments. ESRI's ArcLessons library freely
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 Essay Ideas  Jim Wilson, Dept. of Mathematics Education, Univ. of Georgia
For a course on Using Computers in Mathematics Instruction. Friday the 13th (show there are at most three and at least one Friday the 13th in each year, consider when two consecutive months can be have Friday the 13th); Gingerbread Man (a Microsoft Excel
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 Essays on Constructivism and Education  Tom O'Haver; Maryland Collaborative for Teacher Preparation
An extensive collection of articles on constructivist teaching strategies, change in education, technology in the classroom, hypertext and cognitive flexibility, constructivist pedagogy readings, and more.
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 Estimation 180  Andrew Stadel
A new estimation challenge every day of the school year, with accompanying video answers. Join the number sense challenge online by submitting your own estimates, explaining your reasoning ("What context clues did you use?") and rating your accuracy ("How
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 Estimation of Pi (MSTE)  Nicholas Exner; University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign (UIUC)
A Java applet that estimates the value of pi by firing random data points at a circle inscribed within a square. The probability of a data point landing within the circle is a ratio of the circle's area to the area of the square.
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 Ethics in Science  Dept. of Chemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
A bibliography of publications that pertain to ethics and misconduct in science; Internetbased resources related to ethics and misconduct in science, including hyperlinks to online professional codes of conduct; Selected Essays on Ethics in Science (the
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 Ethnography at the Math Forum [PDF file]  Wesley Shumar
A discussion of the author's research on teacher communities, networking, and professional development online through the Math Forum, and techniques used to study them.
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 Ethnomathematics Digital Library  Pacific Resources for Education and Learning
A resource network and interactive learning community for ethnomathematics, with emphasis on the indigenous mathematics of the Pacific region. Search this resource network's links to relevant websites worldwide; or browse it according to geographic area,
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 Ethnomathematics  Nancy Casey
Ethnomathematics is the study of mathematics which takes into consideration the culture in which mathematics arises. Mathematics is often associated with the study of "universals"; however, it is important to recognize that often something we think of
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 e to the i pi  Kevin Bertman
Investigations for teachers to use in mathematics classes. Posts include Phantom Traffic Jams (velocities); Hypotrochoids (Spirographs); Cartograms; Rogue Waves; Fractal Trees; Stereoscopic Images; Six Degrees of Separation; Shoelaces (applying the Pythagorean
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 Euclid
A VRML based project that demonstrates the construction of the five Platonic Solids from Book 13 of Euclid's Elements. The aim of the original Euclid project was to provide a clearer sense of the classical geometry of Euclid's Elements. It is hoped that
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 Euclid and his Elements  Donald Lancon, Jr.; University of Houston
A paper written for a Survey of Math class at Bellaire High School(Bellaire, Texas): a discussion of what is known about Euclid's life and his works other than the Elements, followed by a systematic study of the Elements, examining its content, structure,
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 The Euclidean Algorithm  David Sumner
Find the greatest common divisor (GCD) online using the Euclidean Algorithm. Enter two numbers, and the JavaScript calculates GCD, least common multiple (LCM), and linear combination; and displays the steps of the algorithm.
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