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  1. AdventureOnline.com - Learning Outfitters, Inc.
    Interdisciplinary curricula that use the Web to connect students to expeditions from around the world, creating motivating, real-time materials for K-12 classrooms. Thematic content includes traditional and online lessons, games, quizzes, research stations, ...more>>

  2. ArcLessons - Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI)
    Lessons for using geographic information systems (GIS) in the classroom include X and Y Coordinates Rule the Map, Investigating Temperature Extremes in the USA, Baseball Radio Station Analysis, The Dust Bowl, The Great Migration, Japanese American Internment, ...more>>

  3. Biology and Other Natural Sciences, Behavioral Sciences - Dave Rusin; The Mathematical Atlas
    A short article designed to provide an introduction to natural and behavioral sciences whose connections merit explicit connection in the MSC scheme: Chemistry, Biology, Genetics, Medicine, Psychology, Sociology, and other social sciences as a group. ...more>>

  4. Cast Your Vote! What's Your Opinion On Polling? - Annenberg Media
    An exhibit that explores well-known statistical concepts - random sampling, margin of error, and confidence - through activities where YOU play the pollster. Also included is a wealth of links to Web sites related to statistics. The exhibit is part of ...more>>

  5. Center for Technology and Teacher Education - Curry School of Education, University of Virginia
    An interdisciplinary group that develops materials to prepare teachers to use technology to enhance and extend students' learning of mathematics. This site offers activities using graphing calculators, The Geometer's Sketchpad, Microsoft Excel, the ExploreMath.com ...more>>

  6. CyberExam (S.O.S. Mathematics) - Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, Univ. of Texas at El Paso
    A place for students and educators to check out sample tests, midterm exams, final exams, quizzes, projects, etc... in Mathematics. To submit an exam, please fax or email your material to S.O.S. MATHematics. (If you are a student, please ask your instructor ...more>>

  7. Cybernetics and Systems Theory - F. Heylighen; Principia Cybernetica Web
    General background material on the field of Cybernetics and Systems Science (also: (General) Systems Theory or Systems Research), an academic domain that touches virtually all traditional disciplines, from mathematics, technology, and biology to philosophy ...more>>

  8. The Data Archive - University of Essex, ESRC, JISC, UK
    A United Kingdom collection of social sciences and humanities data and statistics. Search for articles and data sets and order the appropriate item, or link to sources of information online. The Data Archive Bulletin may be downloaded in Word format. ...more>>

  9. Database of Number Correlations - James Barton
    Partitionings, prime factorizations, polygonal numbers, and other data about each of the numbers one through one thousand, as well as connections to "various material and occult phenomena." See also Barton's magic square that has interesting prime factor ...more>>

  10. Do the Math - Slate
    A topical series about math in culture, politics, psychology, and other popular themes, many written by math professor Jordan Ellenberg. Articles, which date back to June, 2001, have included "Barry Bonds and the Placebo Effect," "Algebra for Adulterers," ...more>>

  11. Dynamic Web Tools Using webMathematica - Steve Wilson and Mike Martin, Johnson County Community College, Kansas
    Interactive Web pages that allow students and faculty to compute and visualize mathematical results directly from a Web browser. Primarily for undergraduate courses, the pages are grouped by categories and a given page may be listed under several categories ...more>>

  12. 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 ...more>>

  13. 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>>

  14. E-World - Glenn Elert
    A homepage including links for his Midwood High School classes, Teachers College (Columbia) materials, especially papers on mathematics (Chaos, Fractals, Dimension; Ptolemy's Table of Chords; Mathematics Packages) and education reform (School Choice; ...more>>

  15. Forecasting Principles - J. Scott Armstrong and Fred Collopy
    A guide designed to summarize useful knowledge about forecasting as principles (guidelines, prescription, rules, conditions, action statements, or advice) about what to do in given situations. The principles apply to management, operations research, and ...more>>

  16. The Galileo Project - Rice University
    On the life and work of Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) and the science of his time. The project has a searchable database and includes an online tour of Galileo's Villa; reference materials; the Catalog of the Scientific Community of the 16th and 17th Centuries; ...more>>

  17. Gapminder - Hans Rosling
    "Fact tank" Gapminder promotes a fact based world view through software called Trendalyzer, which "unveils the beauty of statistical time series by converting boring numbers into enjoyable, animated and interactive graphics." ...more>>

  18. The Gods of Sugarscape - Ivars Peterson - Science News Online
    Computer simulations furnish a means of gleaning insights into human social and economic behavior. The Sugarscape model is more a metaphor than a realistic depiction of society, but by providing insights into population growth, resource use, migration, ...more>>

  19. International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA)
    Promotes the development of Bayesian statistical theory and its application to problems in science, industry and government. News, history and minutes, archive of abstracts, information about the Reverend Thomas Bayes, and open positions in the field. ...more>>

  20. Introduction to Linear Models: Math 30 - Therese A. Stukel; Dartmouth College
    An introductory course covering simple linear regression, multiple regression, and analysis of variance, as well as statistical model-building strategies. Regression diagnostics, analysis of complex data sets and scientific writing skills are emphasized. ...more>>

  21. The JASON Project
    A year-round scientific expedition designed to excite and engage students in science and technology, and to motivate and provide professional development for teachers. The project mounts a two-week scientific expedition each year. The team conducts research ...more>>

  22. The Journal of Mathematics and Culture - The North American Study Group on Ethnomathematics (NASGEm)
    The journal's contents examine the intersections between mathematics and culture in both western and non-western societies, and among both math professionals (such as university mathematicians, mathematics educators, and cryptologists) and non-professionals ...more>>

  23. Mathematical and Simulation Modeling of Crime - P. Jeffrey Brantingham, Principal Investigator
    Theoretical, methodological and empirical work to develop analytical and computational models of crime pattern formation. Mathematical and Simulation Modeling of Crime (MASC) research draws on methods in statistical physics and the mathematics of swarms ...more>>

  24. Mathematical, Computational & Modeling Sciences Center (MCMSC)
    A community of quantitative scientists and mathematicians "driven to contribute to the solution of problems in the biological, environmental, and social sciences." Drawing on mathematics, modeling, statistics, simulation, and other quantitative methods, ...more>>

  25. Mathematics Across the Curriculum (MATC) - Dartmouth College
    An NSF-funded 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 ...more>>

  26. 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 mid-September date range from accounting of the electoral college to mathematical ...more>>

  27. 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. ...more>>

  28. Mathematics: Grades 6 to 8 - Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada
    A collection of key resources, lesson plans, and data sources which help build statistical literacy. ...more>>

  29. Mathematics: Kindergarten to Grade 5 - Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada
    A collection of key resources, lesson plans, and data sources which help build statistical literacy. ...more>>

  30. Multicultural Pavilion, University of Virginia - Paul Gorski
    Sites for educators interested in multicultural issues. Resources for teachers, including reviews of children's music, multicultural activities, online archives, and links to multicultural websites; papers, book reviews, and published materials; statistical ...more>>

  31. National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) - U.S. Department of Education
    The primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the United States and other nations. NCES collects, collates, analyzes, and reports complete statistics on the condition of American education; conducts and publishes ...more>>

  32. NationMaster.com - Luke Metcalfe
    A website for generating graphs and correlations based on numerical data extracted from the CIA World Factbook, United Nations, World Health Organization, World Bank, World Resources Institute, UNESCO, UNICEF, OECD, and other sources of indicators that ...more>>

  33. Nobel Prize Internet Archive - Almaz Enterprises
    An interactive archive devoted to Nobel Prizes and prizewinners. Browse by prize type or search by keyword. Additional information about the lack of a prize in mathematics, women laureates, and the Ig Nobel Prizes. ...more>>

  34. Project VISIT
    An online professional development collaboratory for high school teachers of science, technology, and social science, supported by the National Science Foundation. VISIT seeks teacher leaders to participate in leading this program during February - May, ...more>>

  35. ProTeacher - ProTeacher
    A teacher-created resource site for elementary schoolteachers, offering lessons and materials, education news, links for finding schools, news and weather, and a reference desk. An index of links to information on various academic subjects includes Mathematics ...more>>

  36. QuizStar - Advanced Learning Technologies, Center for Research on Learning at The University of Kansas
    Create online quizzes and organize the results. Features include the ability to attach multimedia files to questions, to make quizzes in multiple languages, and more. ...more>>

  37. Smithsonian Institution
    An independent trust instrumentality of the United States holding some 140 million artifacts and specimens in its trust for "the increase and diffusion of knowledge," and a center for research dedicated to public education, national service, and scholarship ...more>>

  38. Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES)
    "The Smithsonian in your state." Each year, millions of people in more than 250 venues beyond Washington, D.C. visit SITES exhibitions on view in local museums, libraries, science centers, historical societies, aquariums, community centers, and schools. ...more>>

  39. Statistics Canada - Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Canada's national statistical agency, which is required to collect, compile, analyse, abstract and publish statistical information on virtually every aspect of the nation's society and economy. Programs are organized into three broad areas: demographic ...more>>

  40. Statistics lessons using data on the Internet - Mathematics Department, University of Wisconsin-La Crossse
    Lesson plans for mathematics, science, and social studies secondary school teachers, which apply statistical analysis to data obtained from the Internet. ...more>>

  41. STEM Transitions - Center for Occupational Research and Development (CORD)
    STEM Transitions offers more than 60 integrated projects for use in math, science, and technical courses in the six STEM-related clusters: health science; information technology; manufacturing; transportation; science, technology, engineering and mathematics; ...more>>

  42. Symmetry and Pattern: The Art of Oriental Carpets - The Textile Museum/Math Forum
    In this online exhibit, the study of symmetry is used to analyze patterns in Oriental carpets. A joint project of The Textile Museum and The Math Forum. ...more>>

  43. Table-Top Earthquakes - John C. Lahr
    A demonstration of seismology for middle-school teachers and students that can be used to augment lessons in earth science (faulting, elastic rebound, plate motions), physics (forms of energy, elasticity, friction, magnetism, waves), math (graphing, logarithms, ...more>>

  44. Teaching Introductory Statistics in the Social Sciences and Engineering (Mathematics Across the Curriculum) - Dartmouth College
    A course that brings together faculty from many different departments who collaborate to produce instructional modules that can be used interchangeably in different introductory courses in statistics, and which integrate the most current technology available ...more>>

  45. There Is No Place Like SPACE - Sharon White
    Junior high students explore living in space through this interdisciplinary (art, language arts, math, reading, social studies and science) project. Site contains a summary, scenario, student pages, and Internet links, as well as a list of standards addressed. ...more>>

  46. UNdata - United Nations Statistics Division
    Search across the UN's statistical databases: education, human development, population, trade, gender, and more. Preview, download, and filter results by sources such as the State of the World's Children (SOWC) and Millennium Development Goals (MDG). ...more>>


 
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