Mathematics

Web Information Sources for Educators.

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Current News Sources

Official Agency Pages

Associations

Research Institutions

Periodicals / Magazines / Journals

Publication Directories

Databases

Terminology

Software

Image Sources

History

Education Resource Sections

Demonstrations

Materials in the Learning Studio

Schools and Degree Programs

Other Useful and Interesting Sites

Specific Areas:

Algebra

Calculus

Geometry

Trigonometry

Vector


Current News Sources:
Sites devoted to news on the topic of this page.

News From Agencies and Associations:

Mathematica Association of America - News and Features

NSF News related to Math/Physical Sciences

Official Agency Pages:

National Science Foundation Math, Physical Sciences

NSF: MPS Division of Mathematical Sciences

Associations:

American Mathematical Society

Association for Symbolic Logic

Association for Women in Mathematics

Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA)

Japanese Association of Mathematical Sciences

Mathematica Association of America

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)

Research Institutions:

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI)

Periodicals / Magazines / Journals:

Print Periodicals with Web Pages:

American Mathematical Monthly - contents pages

The College Mathematics Journal - contents pages

Journal for Research in Mathematics Education (JRME) - contents pages

Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School (MTMS) - contents pages

Mathematics Magazine - contents pages

Mathematics Teacher (MT) - contents pages

Teaching Children Mathematics - contents pages (TCM)

Publication Directories:

Cornell Historic Math Book Collection

Databases:

Netlib

Search for Mathematics Articles Searches The College Mathematics Journal and Mathematics Magazine

Terminology:

Glossary of Mathematical Terms

Software:

PiHex: A Distributed Project to Calculate Pi

Distributed.net

GIMPS: The Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search

Web Pages that Perform Statistical Calculations

Education Resource Sections:

Some sites have sections devoted to educational material.

Mathematica Association of America - Teaching and Learning

Mathematics Curriculum Frameworks and Instructional Materials - State of California

Mathematics Education Standards, Assessment and Professional Development - State of California

Demonstrations:
Some are demonstrations you can do in the class room some are animations viewable on a computer.

Manipula Math with JAVA

Mathematica Animations for Teaching Mathematics

Mathematics Animated

SMILE (Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement) Program Mathematics Index
A collection of single concept lessons divided into the following categories:
Geometry and Measurement, Patterns and Logic, Probability and Statistics, Recreational and Creative Math, Practical and Applied Math, Arithmetic, Graphs and Visuals, Algebra and Trigonometry, and Miscellaneous.

For K-8 grade
Primary Geometry
The Area of a Circle
What's My Area? Concept of area
Estimation
Areas of States - Estimation
Probability - theoretical vs. actual
Probability - simple

Proving Pi

Specific Demonstrations:

Calculus

Calculus at Manipula Math

Geometry

Geometry (Middle School) at Manipula Math

Geometry 1 at Manipula Math

Geometry 2 at Manipula Math

Trigonometry

Trigonometry at Manipula Math

Vector:

Vector at Manipula Math

Materials in the Learning Studio:
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Subject Keyword Search the Learning Studio Catalog for All Our Materials on:

Arithmetic

Calculus

Fractals

Geometry

Mathematics - A long list.

Subject Keyword Search the Learning Studio Catalog for Free Online Materials on:

Mathematics

Other Useful and Interesting Sites::

Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics

Fast Marching Methods and Level Set Methods

GCSE Bitesize Revision - Maths at the BBC

MacTutor History of Mathematics archive

MegaPenny Project

More Mathematics than Science

Mudd Math Fun Facts

Powers Of Ten

Platonic Realms Interactive Mathematics Encyclopedia (PRIME)

Research Randomizer: Instant Random Sampling and Random Assignment

Specific Areas:
See also: Demonstrations

Algebra:

Calculus

Calculus on the Web (COW)

Trigonometric Functions and Calculus for Liberal Arts and Business Majors

EXCERPTS FROM: How to Ace Calculus: The Streetwise Guide

Karl's Calculus Tutor

Visual Calculus

Geometry

Trigonometry

Trigonometric Functions and Calculus for Liberal Arts and Business Majors

Trigonometry Realms

Vector:

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