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  1. Education Industry - nternational Business Machines Corp.
    This site details the products and services that IBM makes available to schools, including assistance with building technical plans, networking services, selected hardware discounts, software for teachers and administrators such as SchoolVista and IBM ...more>>

  2. Education Program for Gifted Youth (EPGY) - Stanford University Center for the Study of Language and Information (CSLI)
    Multimedia computer-based courses in a variety of subjects, including mathematics and physics, for bright students of all grades, offered through the Stanford Continuing Studies Program. EPGY also researches computer-based distance learning instruction ...more>>

  3. Edward Burger
    Journal publications, Thinkwell textbooks, and other professional activities of the Francis Christopher Oakley Third Century Professor of Mathematics, formerly Baylor University's Robert Foster Cherry Professor for Great Teaching. Burger, who co-authored ...more>>

  4. Edward Frenkel's Home Page - Edward Frenkel
    Papers and other professional activities by the author of Love and Math, Langlands Correspondence for Loop Groups, and Vertex Algebras and Algebraic Curves. See, in particular, this Berkeley math professor's calculus lectures on YouTube. Frenkel, whose ...more>>

  5. Edwards - Clayton Edwards
    Problems, lessons, units, and "starters" by a middle grades math teacher who believes in differentiation and "using a mixture of traditional and reform methods to solidify understanding and engage mathematical minds": integer operations, order of operations, ...more>>

  6. Edward Tufte
    The work of Tufte and Graphics Press. Read testimonials about his books and purchase them online: The Graphic Display of Quantitative Information, Envisioning Information, and Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative. In the ...more>>

  7. The Effects of Moore's Law and Slacking on Large Computations - Gottbrath, Bailin, et al.; Steward Observatory, University of Arizona
    A tongue-in-cheek paper in which the authors show that, in the context of Moore's Law, overall productivity can be increased for large enough computations by 'slacking' or waiting for some period of time before purchasing a computer and beginning the ...more>>

  8. Egyptian numerals - MacTutor Math History Archives
    Linked essay on the Egyptians' base 10 system of hieroglyphs for numerals, with separate symbols for one unit, one ten, one hundred, one thousand, one ten thousand, one hundred thousand, and one million. With references and other related web sites. ...more>>

  9. Einstein's Big Idea - WGBH Boston
    Resources to accompany the PBS broadcast "Einstein's Big Idea," the theory of special relativity: program transcript; teacher's guide; inquiry and articles; and "Interactives, Audio and More," which includes video of ten top physicists each describing ...more>>

  10. Electric Currents in Infinite Networks [PDF] - Peter G. Doyle
    Networks as Riemann surfaces. A paper that shows how to get a more complete theory of conduction in infinite networks by paralleling the well-developed theory of conduction on open Riemann surfaces. PostScript and source file are available from Doyle's ...more>>

  11. Electronic Emissary - Judi Harris; Univ. of Texas at Austin
    An Internet-based interpersonal resource online since February of 1993: a searchable database of experts and a way to request "matches" that helps teachers with access to the Internet locate other Internet account-holders who are experts in different ...more>>

  12. Electronic Journal of Linear Algebra (ELA) - International Linear Algebra Society (ILAS)
    A refereed all-electronic journal for articles that contribute new information and insights to matrix analysis and the various aspects of linear algebra and its applications. It is primarily available to the public via the World Wide Web, in Haifa, Israel ...more>>

  13. Electronic Portfolios: A New Idea in Assessment - Anna Maria D. Lankes
    An ERIC digest article on new authentic and performance-based measures of assessment, including projects that require students to demonstrate problem-solving skills as well as skills in analyzing and synthesizing information. A new assessment measure, ...more>>

  14. Electronic Transactions on Numerical Analysis (ETNA): Search - Kent State University
    A searchable index for all of ETNA's published articles. To search for articles, enter a query into the Glimpse search engine. ...more>>

  15. Elementary Mathematics Specialists & Teacher Leaders Project - McDaniel College
    The Elementary Mathematics Specialists & Teacher Leaders Project (EMS&TL) researches and disseminates the impact of mathematics specialists and mathematics teacher specialists on student achievement and school and school district improvement regionally, ...more>>

  16. Elliptic Curves - Stéfane Fermigier
    A collection of links to research articles on elliptic curves and related topics (applications, modular forms, Fermat's last theorem). ...more>>

  17. Elliptic Curves - Stéfane Fermigier
    A collection of links on research articles on elliptic curves and related topics (applications, modular forms, Fermat's Last Theorem). Algorithmic applications; Modular forms aspects; L-curves; High rank curves; Heights. Bibliographies. Some papers in ...more>>

  18. Elliptic Functions and Integrals - MacTutor Math History Archives
    Linked essay covering 1655 through 1694, with accompanying description of the subject and 8 references (books/ articles). ...more>>

  19. El Rincón de la Calculadora Gráfica - Francisco Puerta García; Sociedad Canaria 'Isaac Newton' de Profesores de Matemáticas
    Artículos de una sección de la revista NUMEROS, que sirve de foro para que los profesores de matemáticas que utilizan calculadoras gráficas en sus clases puedan intercambiar ideas, consultar dudas y mantener debates sobre los ...more>>

  20. E-Mail Math - Elizabeth Murphy
    Using the Internet for a global exchange of student-written math story problems. Grade 4 students participated in an enrichment project entitled Cross Cultural Story Problems in Math from December '94 to May '95. Students received story problems from ...more>>

  21. Emergence of Chaos (There is order in chaos) - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    A demonstration of how chaos emerges following a change in a parameter, with an illustrative Java applet. ...more>>

  22. Employment and Careers (AMS) - American Mathematical Society
    The AMS Employment Services section includes an overview, EIMS (Employment Information in the Mathematical Sciences) Employment Listings, a Mathematical Sciences Employment Center, Job Seeker's List, Graduate Student Services, AMS Standard Cover Sheet, ...more>>

  23. Empowering Teachers as Leaders [PDF file] - Paul M. Terry, University of Memphis
    This article presents the need for what some view as a rather radical change in educational leadership. An argument for this change is proffered by reviewing the current leadership methodology and, for comparison, empowerment is explored as it relates ...more>>

  24. Encouraging Mathematical Thinking, Discourse around a Rich Problem - Math Forum: Bridging Research and Practice Group (BRAP)
    This videopaper by the Math Forum's Bridging Research and Practice Group (BRAP) of teacher practitioners and Math Forum Staff opens a conversation around the use of discourse as a basis for encouraging students' mathematical thinking and supporting teachers' ...more>>

  25. Encyclopedia of Dynamical Systems - Eugene M. Izhikevich, Editor-in-Chief
    Scholarpedia is a free, anonymously peer reviewed encyclopedia whose invited or elected scholars write articles controlled by curators responsible for their contents. Scholarpedia's encyclopedia of dynamical systems features mathematical topics such as ...more>>

  26. English Attack on the Longitude Problem - MacTutor Math History Archives
    Linked essay covering the period from the mid-17th through the mid-18th century, with 9 references (books/articles). ...more>>

  27. Enlaces en español para la matemática / Spanish language math resources - Math Forum
    Mathematics and math education resources available online in Spanish, collected by the Math Forum. Categories: Juegos de ingenio/Problems and Puzzles (Brainteasers, games, and competitions); Lecciones y actividades/Lessons and activities (Lesson plans ...more>>

  28. 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 ...more>>

  29. Ensuring Equity and Excellence in Mathematics (NCREL) - Claudette Rasmussen; Pathways to School Improvement
    Critical issues in mathematics. Educators and community members are beginning to recognize that most students, including a disproportionate number of women, minorities, and the poor, leave school without the mathematical skills they need to thrive in ...more>>

  30. EnviroNET - Space Environment Information - Messore and Chrissotimos; Goddard Space Flight Center
    An online service for the space environment community in support of NASA's engineering and scientific goals, providing models and information on the space environment via the Internet. The EnviroNET programming group is staffed entirely by students who ...more>>

  31. 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 ...more>>

  32. 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; ...more>>

  33. 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 non-English speaking visitors. ...more>>

  34. Equity Center: Selected Publications (NWREL) - Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory
    Publications developed by the NWREL Equity Center (Improving Education for Immigrant Students; Preventing and Countering School-Based Harassment: A Resource Guide for K-12 Educators; The Fourth R: Responsibility - Ensuring Educational Excellence Through ...more>>

  35. EqWorld: The World of Mathematical Equations - Andrei D. Polyanin, editor
    Extensive information on solutions to various classes of algebraic, ordinary differential, partial differential, integral, and other mathematical equations. It also outlines methods for solving equations, includes interesting articles, gives links to ...more>>

  36. The Erdös Number Project - Jerry Grossman
    Paul Erdos wrote hundreds of mathematical research papers in many different areas, many in collaboration with others. His Erdos number is 0. Erdos's co-authors have Erdos number 1. People other than Erdos who have written a joint paper with someone with ...more>>

  37. 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? ...more>>

  38. 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 ...more>>

  39. 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 ...more>>

  40. An essay on patterns in musical composition, transformation, mathematical groups and the nature of musical substance - Bill Hammel
    An article on music composition and history, with a discussion of the organizing principles of various musical scales as they affect musical composition and links to related sites. ...more>>

  41. 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. ...more>>

  42. Ethics in Science - Dept. of Chemistry, Virginia Polytechnic Institute
    A bibliography of publications that pertain to ethics and misconduct in science; Internet-based resources related to ethics and misconduct in science, including hyperlinks to online professional codes of conduct; Selected Essays on Ethics in Science (the ...more>>

  43. 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. ...more>>

  44. 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 ...more>>

  45. 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, ...more>>

  46. Euclid's Algorithm - Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
    An explanation of Euclid's algorithm for finding the greatest common divisor (gcd) of any pair of numbers, and a relation to the fundamental theorem of arithmetic, with links to related pages on Euclid's Game, binary Euclid's Algorithm, more on the gcd ...more>>

  47. Euclid's Fourteenth Book - Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
    Officials of the Foundation for Old Occidental Languages announced today that, after a year devoted to authentication and analysis, they are prepared to release the text of a manuscript that appears to be a Latin translation of research notes jotted down ...more>>

  48. Euclid's Geometry: History and Practice - Alex Pearson, The Episcopal Academy, Merion, Pennsylvania
    A series of interdisciplinary lessons on Euclid's Elements, researched and written by a Classicist and hosted by the Math Forum. The material is organized into class work, short historical articles, assignments, essay questions, and a quiz. ...more>>

  49. Eugenia Cheng
    Research as well as "things for non-specialists" by a mathematician "keen to bring mathematics to a wider audience and help reduce maths phobia." Articles by the author of Higher-Dimensional Categories: An Illustrated Guide Book and Cakes, Custard and ...more>>

  50. Euler Bricks and Perfect Polyhedra - Ivars Peterson (MathTrek)
    "In the October Mathematics Magazine, Blake E. Peterson of Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, and James H. Jordan of Washington State University in Pullman draw attention to perfect boxes and polyhedra. Their starting point is the problem of finding ...more>>


 
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