Teaching

In Fall 2015 I'm teaching Math 2220 using a draft of the forthcoming Multivariable Calculus with Applications, by Peter Lax and Maria Terrell.

Now available: Calculus with Applications by Peter Lax and Maria Terrell

There is a short list of typos .

That's me in the little sailboat.

Preliminary results from NSF Grant DUE-0837757

For additional information see Teaching Mathematics with Classroom Voting: With and Without Clickers, Kelly Cline and Holly Zullo, Editors See Chapter 19 Good Questions for Mathematics Eduction: An Example from Multivariable Calculus.

Math Applications Inventory

Information about the development of the MAI a preliminary report on reliability of the first draft of the MAI based on data from 51 students test papers.

Good Questions

For information about the Good Questions Project, see http://www.math.cornell.edu/~GoodQuestions . There is also a handout given during the Joint Meetings in January 2005 which summarizes results of the project on student grades.

Linear Algebra was not formally part of the Good Questions Project, but people have used the idea anyway two different Cornell classes. Here is a PDF file with correct answers marked; references are to Bretscher's book. These were used as pre-class questions.

Good Questions for Mathematics Eduction a paper presented at the invited paper session "Inquiry Based Learning" at Mathfest, August 10, 2006.