Author: Cal Armstrong

Workshop day

So we had our workshop today… not bad, six teachers, so that’s half the department. Two others were working at school and couldn’t make it. A good four hour session with a pro-user who’s also a teacher. While he didn’t cover a lot of the fundamental stuff or get into all the changes in the […]

Maple 12 Interface

One of the reasons we’ve decided to jump into this CAS process at this point in time is that the new interface is far more student-friendly. We were loath to start with a CAS when the learning curve would be so great. While I know that some would say that the TI is a possibility, […]

Day -26

Just doing some preliminary setup for storing and sharing information on our project… the Drexel courses I’ve been taking on (Action) Research have been helpful in doing a lot of the preliminary readings (see sidebar for some good references). I’m also trying to work on the Sharepoint site… it may already be time to throw […]