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Activity Webinar Series

This series of webinars presents individual activities with complete do-it-yourself guidance.
They are usually held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2:30pm Eastern time.
Hosted by Leigh Slauson, Capital University.



CAUSE webinars are made possible by generous contributions from:

Freeman Publishing

JMP® software from SAS

Minitab Inc.

Pearson Higher Education



"Sample an AIMS Activity: What makes the standard deviation larger or smaller?"
with Joan Garfield, Bob delMas, & Andy Zieffler, University of Minnesota

February 23rd, 2010

This webinar will discuss what it means to understand the concept of standard deviation and share a sequence of activities that can be used to help students develop variability. Particular attention will be paid to one activity that challenges students to work together to consider center and variability together, developing a better understanding of the standard deviation. The activities discussed are accompanied by detailed Lesson Plans, developed through our NSF-funded AIMS project.

Joan Garfield
Joan Garfield

Bob delMas
Bob delMas

Andy Zieffler
Andy Zieffler

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