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Teaching Statistics with Internet Resources Workshop

Sponsored by the Consortium for the Advancement of Undergraduate Statistics Education (CAUSE)

Thursday, May 19, 2005

Columbus, Ohio

A satellite workshop to the USCOTS Conference, May 19 through May 21, 2005


Description

The Consortium for the Advancement of Undergraduate Statistics Education (CAUSE) will sponsor a one-day workshop on integrating Internet resources into the teaching of introductory undergraduate statistics courses. The CAUSEweb.org Web site will serve as the primary resource for this workshop. In addition to links to existing outstanding Internet resources, the CAUSEweb.org site also contains refereed activities and materials to aid in the teaching of statistics.

Participants in this workshop should be teaching or planning to teach introductory level undergraduate statistics courses in a two-year or four-year college or university, or the Advanced Placement high school statistics course.

In addition to meals during the day of the workshop, participants will receive a registration fee waiver for the United States Conference on Teaching Statistics (USCOTS), which will begin on the evening of Thursday, May 19 and run through Saturday, May 21, 2005.

Application

This workshop is now completely booked. Send e-mail to Dennis Pearl if you want to be put on a wait list or to be advised of future workshops.

Expectations

  • Participation in all sessions offered on Thursday, May 19, 2005

  • Preparation of a group poster presentation for a USCOTS "spotlight" session

  • Attendance at the closing meeting from 3:15 until 4:30 PM on Saturday, May 21

Program