Education Technology
  • Announcing USACAS 11

    Posted 04/26/2019 by Curtis Brown

    Every other year, mathematics and science educators from around the world descend on Chicago for a teaching conference focused on exploring how Computer Algebra Systems (CAS) can be used in the classroom to further students’ mathematical thinking and understanding. This year, USACAS 11 will be held June 14–16 at Highland Park High School, about 20 minutes from O’Hare International Airport. Attend the Friday night dinner with Thomas Dick, Ph.D., from Oregon State University as ...

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  • Graphing Calculators Are Now Approved for the AP® Biology Exam, but What Else Can I Do With Them?

    Posted 04/22/2019 by Erick Archer

    Now that graphing calculators are permitted on the AP® Biology exam, learn how graphing calculators can help students achieve the Science Practices for AP® science courses.

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  • Madness in March Underscores the “M” in STEM

    Posted 04/16/2019 by Peter Balyta, Ph.D.

    April may be the official month for mathematics awareness, but I marked it in March through five conferences on two continents and hundreds of discussions with educators who all agree on one thing: We are in a STEM education crisis.

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  • Meet TI Teacher of the Month: Stacy Thibodeaux

    Posted 04/08/2019 by Kim Gonzales

    We’re celebrating teachers, like you, who make a difference in the classroom. This month, join us in getting to know Stacy Thibodeaux, a biology teacher from Youngsville, Louisiana, who strives to instill a love of learning in her students.

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  • Meet TI Teacher of the Month: Lisa Goddard

    Posted 03/25/2019 by Kim Gonzales

    We’re celebrating teachers, like you, who make a difference in the classroom. This month, join us in getting to know Lisa Goddard, who loves getting to see the aha! moment on her students’ faces when they learn a difficult concept.

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  • Celebrating Girl Scouts Day: Seeing Herself in STEM

    Posted 03/12/2019 by Peter Balyta, Ph.D.

    Girls can’t be what they can’t see. On Girl Scouts Day, Peter Balyta challenges us all to #ThinkOutsidetheCookieBox to inspire and motivate girls to pursue #STEM fields.

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  • Introducing the TI-Nspire CX II

    Posted 03/06/2019 by Ellen Fishpaw

    Introducing a more powerful processor, new coding and math features and a fresh, new look.

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  • Meet TI Teacher of the Month: Tim Collier

    Posted 02/25/2019 by Ellen Fishpaw

    We’re celebrating teachers, like you, who make a difference in the classroom. This month, join us in getting to know Tim Collier, who likes to combine math and play to bring complex concepts to life for his students.

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  • Nothing Says “I Love You” Like an Absolute Value Graph ❤

    Posted 02/11/2019 by Ellen Fishpaw

    Who needs Hallmark? Win your students’ hearts with homemade math valentines.

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  • Free Resources for AP® Calculus

    Posted 01/28/2019 by Curtis Brown, math specialist, Texas Instruments, Dallas, Texas

    TI in Focus resources include videos, documents and calculator files that explore scoring, common misconceptions and techniques for approaching topics in the released free-response questions of the AP® Calculus AB and BC exams through the lens of graphing technology.

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