Brown Dot Teaching Resources
A group of Brown Dots
(1999-2000 Project NExT Fellows) are collecting web resources on
various topics. This page is maintained by
Randall Pruim and includes resources for
the Education of Mathematics Teachers
Parenthesized names following items indicate the preson
who brought the link to my attention.
Worksheets and Other Course materials
The Mathematics Forum:
Math Ed resources at Swarthmore (Edith Prentice Mendez)
Robin Pemantle's discovery-learning materials:
Robin Pemantle is a prof at the University of Wisconsin--Madison.
(Tom Roby, firstname.lastname@example.org)
SLU Teaching Materials: Anneke Bart and Mike May have collected
some resources for teaching teacher. Mostly geometry stuff.
Anneke Bart's teaching materials. Was orignially just
a very short list (all of it geometry related), but she
promises to "add other material to it when I have a little bit more time."
Worksheets are in postscript and pdf formats.
Massachusetts DOE Comprehensive Assessment System
Materials used in a
first course for teachers at Calvin College:
Course covers primarily problem solving and number systems (counting,
operations, algorithms, fractions, decimals, percents, etc) and ends
with a bit of algebra.
Materials are available in postscript, pdf, and laTeX source.
Info on Active Teaching Strategies
Tutor Certification Program
sponsored by the
College Reading and Learning Association. They provide good suggestions for
what to do, and have some curriculum materials available.
Supplemental Instruction materials.
Another source of good ideas.
See the SI Leader training manual, for example.
Middle Grades Mathematics
Lists of links
T.J. Murphey's home page to see the education related
links he has collected.
Julian Fleron also has links on his home page.
(Check out "Mathematical and Educational Quotation Server" and a
"Mathematics for Liberal Arts Information Page".)
Judith Covington took
notes at the Project NExT Teacher Education
Sessions at the Joint Mettings in Washington, DC, (January, 2000).
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Department of Mathematics and Statistics