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This material is based in part upon work supported by the National Science Foundation's ATE program under Grants No. DUE-0202202 and DUE-1003381

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The mission of our organization is to improve the quality of mathematical education, enhance the transfer of mathematical thinking into other classes, and increase students’ ability to apply rigorous mathematics outside the classroom. Our primary tool for carrying out this mission is “math machines”—simple devices which give an immediate, physical, dynamic expression to “abstract” mathematical equations. FIRST TIME HERE? You might want to read the rationale behind this project and view photos and evaluations from past workshops.

Math Machines Challenges

 

What's New? 

June 19, 2015.
Math Machines Challenge 6 is now online, in the form of a 3-minute video which shows an actual Real World application of factoring.

We are also making progress towards the long-sought goal of a wireless LACI Smart Cart. With a little luck, it will be ready to show matching graphs and doing other incredible things at the AAPT meeting in late July.


archives of past "What's new?"

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Getting Results
Bob Chaney and Math Machines are featured in Getting Results, a new program from WGBH and the League for Innovation in the Community College. Click here for the program.
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