ERIC Number: EJ935825
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Sep
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 34
Communicating Mathematics on the Internet: Synchronous and Asynchronous Tools
Hodges, Charles B.; Hunger, Gail M.
TechTrends: Linking Research and Practice to Improve Learning, v55 n5 p39-44 Sep 2011
Communicating and collaborating online are becoming common requirements in education. The specialized notations and symbols necessary for some content areas where mathematical expressions are part of the conversation require that users select appropriate communication tools. The purpose of this article is to describe tools that can be used for online, asynchronous or synchronous communication involving mathematical expressions.
Descriptors: Symbols (Mathematics), Synchronous Communication, Asynchronous Communication, Mathematics Activities, Mathematics Education, Mathematical Applications, Mathematical Formulas, Mathematical Models, Online Courses, Computer Mediated Communication, Communication Strategies, Communication Skills, Educational Resources, Program Descriptions, Internet
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Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education
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