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URL's you'll want to have:

  • MetaCrawler Search Engine - http://www.metacrawler.com/

  • Netiquette Home Page at Florida Atlantic University - http://www.fau.edu/netiquette/

  • The New Jersey Math Coalition - http://dimacs.rutgers.edu/nj_math_coalition/index.html

  • The MacTutor History of Mathematics archive - http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/history/
    Add a touch of the History of Mathematics to your daily lessons visit Mathematical MacTutor to find the name of the mathematician of the day or do a search for a specific topic in mathematics.

  • Ask Dr. Math - http://mathforum.com/dr.math/dr-math.html
    For those impossible to answer questions that students often pose there is Ask Dr. Math. Students/teachers can submit questions for the doctor. Please read the FAQ list before submitting your question.

  • Everyday Mathematics Glossary - http://www.kent.wednet.edu/curriculum/math/edmath/about/glossary/glossary.html
    The terms used in the Everyday Mathematics program are essential to the program. To find the proper definition of a term, choose the letter it begins with below.

  • The Glossary of Mathematical Mistakes - http://www.mathmistakes.com/
    This is a list of mathematical mistakes made over and over by advertisers, the media, reporters, politicians, activists, and in general many non-math people.

  • NCTM STANDARDS - http://standards.nctm.org/
    National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. Curriculum and Evaluation Standards for School Mathematics.

  • Pi-Search - http://www.aros.net/%7Eangio/pi_stuff/piquery.html
    The Pi Searcher lets you search for any string of digits (up to 120 of them) in the first 50 million digits of pi.

  • Yahoo Math History - http://www.yahoo.com/science/mathematics/history
    Yahoo site for math history information

  • The Geometry Center - http://www.geom.umn.edu/
    The Geometry Center is a mathematics research and education center. at the University of Minnesota funded by NSF.

  • Eisenhower National Clearinghouse - http://www.enc.org
    Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Math and Science Teachers at Ohio State University, its first database, the ENC Catalog of Curriculum Resources describes a comprehensive, multimedia collection of materials and programs for K-12 mathematics and science education. Catalog records for these materials are designed to assist teachers in selecting appropriate and high quality items for classroom use.

  • Cornell's Theory Center - http://www.tc.cornell.edu/Edu/MathSciGateway/
    Cornell's Theory Center math and science resources (lesson plans, curriculum, software) on the Web.

  • The World of Escher - http://www.WorldOfEscher.com/
    Information about MC Escher including mathematical interpretations and pictures of his works.

  • The Fractals Calendar - http://fas.sfu.ca/0/cs/research/projects/FractalCal/cal.html
    In each year since 1991, a new calendar of computer-generated images has been published, based on the fractal geometry of Benoit B. Mandelbrot.

  • The Dynamical Systems and Technology Project at Boston University - http://math.bu.edu/DYSYS/dysys.html
    Boston University site, dynamical systems, chaos in the classroom

  • Chaos in the Classroom - http://math.bu.edu/DYSYS/chaos-game/chaos-game.html
    Robert L. Devaney Department of Mathematics Boston University explores chaos in the classroom.

  • Mandelbrot Explorer - http://www.ntua.gr/mandel/mandel.html
    An interactive web page that allows students to investigate the Mandelbrot

  • Bartletts' Quotations - http://www.columbia.edu:80/acis/bartleby/bartlett/
    Familiar quotations, passages, phrases and proverbs traced to their sources.

  • Smithsonian Institution - http://www.si.edu
    The Electronic Smithsonian - visit the Smithsonian Virtual Museum.

  • The Franklin Institute - http://sln.fi.edu
    The Franklin Institute Science Museum web page

  • The Global Schoolhouse - http://www.gsn.org
    The Global School House, be sure to read "The Ballad of an EMail Terrorist"

  • Classroom Connect - http://www.classroom.net/
    The Classroom Connect's home page features links to educational resources

  • NASA - http://www.nasa.gov/
    For updated NASA space information

  • PCL Map Collection - http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/
    The Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection The University of Texas at Austin Site for maps of the 50 states.

  • THE LIST - http://thelist.com/
    Use this service to find a local service provider in your area.

  • National Center for Technology Planning - http://www.nctp.com
    NCTP is a clearinghouse for the exchange of many types of information related to technology planning. This information may be: school district technology plans available for downloading via a computer network; technology planning aids (checklists, brochures, sample planning forms, PR announcement forms); and/or electronic monographs on timely, selected topics. The NCTP was created for those who: need help, seek fresh ideas, or seek solutions to problems encountered with planning.

  • Math in the Movies Page - http://world.std.com/%7Ereinhold/mathmovies.html
    A Guide to Major Motion Pictures with Scenes of Real Mathematics

  • Project Vote Smart - http://www.vote-smart.org/
    Tracking the performance of over 13,000 political leaders: President, Congress, Governors & State Legislators.


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Last Update: Friday, June 1, 2001