Professor of Technology Enhanced Science Education
School of Mathematics
The University of Edinburgh | Official homepage |
STACK STACK provides a question type for the Moodle quiz which is specifically designed to enable sophisticated computer-aided assessment in Mathematics and related disciplines, with emphasis on formative assessment. |
DragMath DragMath is a free "drag and drop" equation editor, written in Java. The editor lets users build up mathematical expressions in a traditional two dimensional way, and then output the results in a correctly formed syntax. |
Computer Aided Assessment of Mathematics Chris Sangwin © Oxford University Press, 2013. |
Mathematics for the International Student (IB Diploma): IB HL Option: Calculus Catherine Quinn, et. al. © Haese Mathematics, 2013. |
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Teaching Problem-solving in Undergraduate Mathematics Christopher Sangwin, Matthew Badger, Trevor Hawkes © National HE STEM Programme, University of Birmingham, 2012. |
A Guide to Puzzle-Based Learning in Stem Subjects Matthew Badger, Christopher Sangwin, Esther Ventura-Medina and Colin Thomas © University of Birmingham, 2012. |
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How Round is Your Circle? John Bryant and Chris Sangwin © Princeton University Press, 2008. |
Mathematics for the International Student: Pre-Diploma SL and HL (MYP 5 Plus) Pamela Vollmar, et. al. © Haese and Harris Publications, 2008. |
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Mathematics Galore! Chris Budd and Chris Sangwin © Oxford University Press, 3 May, 2001. |
Elements of Algebra © Tarquin Publications, 2007 |
Euler's sum One of my favourite results in mathematics is the following: \[ 1 + \frac{1}{4} + \frac{1}{9} + \cdots = \frac{\pi^2}{6}. \] Leonard Euler's wild and brave explanation is given here. |
The game of Hex Hex is a connection strategy game for two players. It is simple to learn, great fun to play and has some deep mathematics behind it. Some hex resources. |
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