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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2014 Regional Conference and Exposition: Richmond, Virginia

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

36- Revitalizing Statistics Using Videos, Applets, and Projects

Thursday, November 13, 2014: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Capital Ballroom 5 (Marriott) (Marriott)
Lead Speaker:
Marsha J. Davis

Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education suggest that statistics courses emphasize statistical literacy, stress conceptual understanding, and use real data. We explore how videos introduce concepts in context, applets allow for exploration, and data-centered projects enliven statistics.

Presentation Format: Higher Education Session
Grade Band Audience: 9 to 12, Higher Education