Joint Mathematics Meetings AMS Special Session
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Joint Mathematics Meetings
Baltimore Convention Center, Hilton Baltimore, and Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor Hotel, Baltimore, MD
January 1518, 2014 (Wednesday  Saturday)
Meeting #1096
Associate secretaries:
Georgia Benkart, AMS benkart@math.wisc.edu
Gerard A. Venema, MAA venema@calvin.edu
AMS Special Session on Communication of Mathematics via Interactive Activities

Saturday January 18, 2014, 1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Communication of Mathematics via Interactive Activities
Room 314, BCC
Organizers:
Benjamin Levitt, National Museum of Mathematics levitt@momath.org
Glen Whitney, National Museum of Mathematics

1:00 p.m.
The Meaning of the Mean.
Bobson Wong*, Bayside High School
(109662224) 
1:30 p.m.
Shapes (and Rates) of Vases.
Heidi Burgiel*, Bridgewater State University
(1096971928) 
2:00 p.m.
The effects of STEAMcentered modules on student learning.
Christina C Chestnut*, Stoked on STEAM
Anneliese E Haines, Stoked on STEAM
L E Nichols, Stoked on STEAM
(1096972072) 
2:30 p.m.
Inquirybased problem solving strategies through interactive approaches for engaging students in mathematics.
Padmanabhan Seshaiyer*, George Mason University
Jennifer Suh, George Mason University
(109697294) 
3:00 p.m.
Permutation Playthings and Transformation Toys.
Thomas Q. Sibley*, St. John's University, College of St. Benedict
(109620341) 
3:30 p.m.
Using Technology Tools to Communicate Mathematics.
Sandra Richardson*, Virginia State University
(1096971732) 
4:00 p.m.
iMPaCTMath: Using Programming Activities to Motivate Exploration of Foundational Concepts in HighSchool Algebra.
Kien H Lim*, University of Texas at El Paso
Eric Freudenthal, University of Texas at El Paso
(109697664) 
4:30 p.m.
Crafting activities which analyze QR codes.
Sarah E. Anderson*, Clemson University
Gretchen L. Matthews, Clemson University
(109697830) 
5:00 p.m.
How Calculators Calculate: The Good, The Bad, The Truly UglyA HandsOn Tour.
Paul R Bouthellier*, University of PittsburghTitusville
(109665195) 
5:30 p.m.
Chocolate covered pi.
Tim Chartier*, Davidson College
Austin Totty, Hammond School
(109665781)

1:00 p.m.