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About Dave Klanderman

Dave Klanderman ( is Chairperson of the Math and Computer Science Department, Trinity Christian College

My rationale to choose teach statistics with simulation-based methods

Dave Klanderman , Trinity Christian College

It would be accurate to say that I was a skeptic when I showed up at a week-long MAA workshop at Dordt College in June 2013.  At the urging of my departmental colleague, who is now serving as our Provost, I signed up to learn more about a new statistics textbook, a new paradigm for teaching and learning statistics, and a chance to connect with both friends and family in Sioux Center, Iowa.

Additional sessions convinced me that this approach had merit and the comparison data using the CAOS provided the final piece of assessment evidence.

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