Department of Mathematics, Cornell University


Project News

What inspired us to create the GoodQuestions project? Our past learning and teaching experiences play an important role in the development of teaching materials this semester. Click below for more detailed information about the project, its origins, and its goals.

Asking good questions in the mathematics classroom, Dr. Maria Terrell (*.pdf) (talk given at Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY and MER newsletter article)

An overview of the GoodQuestions project (*.pdf) (summary of talk given by Dr. Maria Terrell at MathFest, August 1, 2003, Boulder, CO)

Assessment of Conceptual Understanding & "Deep Learning" in a Math Course Using Web-based Materials and Infrared Student Response Transmitters (talk given on October 14, 2003 at the Cornell University Learning and Teaching with Technology Expo by David Way, Director of Instructional Support, Center for Learning and Teaching)

Cornell Information Technology (CIT) Award (2003) for use of this technology in the classroom.

Preliminary Project Results (password needed)