Category Archive: announcement

Mar 02

Spring Math 304 Websites

Here are the websites of students in Math 304 at WIU in Spring 2017 https://msrochasite.wordpress.com/ https://wsmath304.wordpress.com/ http://willismath.blogspot.com/ http://hindalsufi.weebly.com/ https://rbetzhome.wordpress.com/ These contain many ideas for how to make learning math meaningful our students. More will be added as the semester progresses. Here’s one more — from Julie. She’s doing some things similar to the Math 304 …

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Feb 18

Weebly and other Internet/Web notes

My top 3 sites for creating free websites are WordPress, Blogger, and Weebly. I have a fairly big section on my Teacher Resources page titled: Web Page Development, Internet Stuff, Computer Hints, Graphics, Music, & Software ‘n Fonts Check it out for more info.

Feb 14

Website Evaluation Form Here

Here is the Website Evaluation Form (.docx):  WEB SITE EVALUATION Form

Jan 27

Apply for the ICTM Scholarship

The Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics gives scholarships each year. We have had WIU math majors will the scholarship. Apply! http://www.ictm.org/ictm-scholarships

Jan 16

Welcome Spring 2017 Math 304 Students

Welcome I welcome the spring 2017 Math 304 students. I look forward to working with you. Three Websites for This Course We use three websites for this course This one – has announcements and links. WesternOnline – has your grades and some things will be turned in here. Math 304 Resources Page – has links. …

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May 04

The Redesigned SAT: What Every Math Teacher Needs To Know

Upcoming ICTM Webinar on the SAT The Redesigned SAT: What Every Illinois Math Teacher Needs To Know 3:30 PM on Monday, May 16 The redesigned mathematics SAT is rolling out this spring, and will become common across Illinois in the next year. Do you know about its major changes? ICTM invites you to join Bill Trapp, Executive …

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Feb 12

Websites to Review – each pick one

List of Websites to Review (Math 304) [Evaluation forms at the bottom.] Versal – https://versal.com/ Site for flipping the classroom and online learning. (new) NCTM – http://www.nctm.org/ focus on what’s free. Comment on what is for members. Mathematics Assessment Project (“MARS-MAP”) – http://map.mathshell.org/ from both sides of the pond. Geometry Common Core – http://www.geometrycommoncore.com/ Engage …

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Feb 11

Preparation for the Math Content Test (Illinois 115)

Go to Math 304 Resources Page and scroll to the bottom. Click the link. Included is a list of other states with similar exams.