COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Department of Mathematics and Statistics

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Mathematics Colloquium: Improving student learning and engagement in the Calculus classroom using Enhanced WebAssign

2010-11-04

4:10 PM; Neill Hall 5W

Eric Ziegler

Abstract: Cengage Learnings Enhanced WebAssign is more than just an online homework solution. This robust delivery systems not only provides instructors with robust range of text-specific questions to assign as homework, but the system includes a wealth of content resources to help students visualize calculus concepts and build their understanding. This next iteration of Enhanced WebAssign provides a platform on which students can show their work, and includes powerful interactive animations and video lectures to reinforce key concepts. Additionally, a fully customizable and interactive ebooks gives instructors a chance to re-order, hide and edit text content to make it more closely fit the needs of a specific course. Come learn how you can add value to the calculus learning experience for students and faculty alike.