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Wolfram Education Portal

 

Wolfram has long been a trusted name in education—as the makers of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha, and the Wolfram Demonstrations Project.

They have created some of the most dynamic teaching and learning tools available. Now they have organised the best of all of their technologies to you here in the Wolfram Education Portal, organized by course.

In the portal you'll find a dynamic textbook, lesson plans, widgets, interactive Demonstrations, and more built by Wolfram education experts. You can take a look at the types of materials they offer below, but to get full access to all materials, you need to sign up for a free account.

How can you use this in the classroom?

I think teachers will get the most out of the lesson plan section as it covers a great deal of maths, science areas in great detail and has loads of of activities that will engage kids.

The other area which is of great benefit to teachers is the demonstration tools.  These interactive tools help students understand concepts by working hands on and then give you the confidence to use Wolfram's more advanced features with confidence.

Features

Expose your students to a whole new way of learning and understanding algebra through our dynamic teaching tools and materials. Built by our math education experts, you can trust that the materials cover the topics you need to teach.

 

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Textbook

The text is dynamic with Wolfram|Alpha widgets, Wolfram|Alpha links, and interactive Demonstrations created in Mathematica. View sample»

  

Lesson Plan

The lesson plans are made for teachers to guide a class through the lesson or for the students to read and follow on their own! The interactive elements keep students involved. View sample»

  

Demonstration

These interactive tools help students understand concepts by working hands on. All Demonstrations were created with Mathematica! View sample»

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Widget

Widgets allow students and teachers alike to cleanly enter queries into Wolfram|Alpha and get back customized results! View sample»

  

Practice—Coming Soon

Perfect math skills with our problem generator that automatically serves up new questions at varying levels of difficulty based on your previous answers.