Project 2: MATH DOCTOR
To create a homepage for the mathematics department of St. James' Regional High School that will become a source of reference, challenge, and information for students and teachers who have Internet access.
to provide a PROBLEM OF THE WEEK that will challenge students' math skills. The
to provide an e-mail address through which students can seek tutorial help from the MATH
to provide an avenue through which MATH COMPETITIONS will be arranged between
to become a reference source through which mathematical links will be incorporated into
to use e-mail as a vehicle through which an exchange of ideas and material among teachers
to provide a forum through which in-service material will be distributed to teachers for
Students of all academic levels will be challenged to solve mathematical problems applicable to their skill levels. It is hoped a sense of competition will spur interest between students and schools.
The homepage will provide a meeting place for teachers and students of Newfoundland and
After the homepage is up and running, it will be maintained by selected students under the
By having the students directly involved in the creation and solution of the challenge
By on-going monitoring, additions and deletions will be made based on demand.
Project Math Doctor presents an opportunity for students to enhance mathematical and communications technology skills in either a structured or open classroom setting. Furthermore, teachers will gain valuable communication partnerships with teaching personnel within the province and world wide.