SIMIODE Trivia Contest - FREE T-shirt for Winners
30 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel
To win a FREE SIMIODE T-shirt simply Cut and Paste the 10 questions below with your answers to each question into your email to Director@simiode.org.What is the newest modeling scenario uploaded at simiode.org?What is the name of one video at SIMIODE YouTube channel?Where does a SIMIODE member...
General Resources For Teaching Differential Equations
19 Jun 2015 | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel
This is a growing list of online and free resources for teaching differential equations with emphasis on modeling and technology. The categories in which resources are offered are:Texts (A complete listing can be found here.)VideosVideo sites coming from other fieldsSources Containing Modeling...
Quantitative Undergraduate Biology Education and Synthesis
27 Jun 2015 | Contributor(s): QUBES
QUBES. 2014. Quantitative Undergraduate Biology Education and Synthesis. https://qubeshub.org/resources/466 . Accessed 27 June 2015.This is a remarkable site committed to quantitative teaching of biology. NSF (and other significant organization) funded this HUBZero community which is attempting...
Differential Equations (TextBook)
10 Aug 2015 | Contributor(s): Decker
Decker, R. and B. Albright. 2015. Differential Equations. Available at http://uhaweb.hartford.edu/rdecker/deckeralbrightsummer15.pdf . Accessed 10 August 2015.This is a 301 page text covering the traditional topics of an ordinary differential equations course through Laplace Transforms. The...
Templates for Creating and Uploading SIMIODE Submissions
14 Jul 2015 | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel
Here is the template for Teacher and Student Versions for Modeling Scenario and Technique Narrative submissions (all in one) AND Class file for TeX for SIMIODE submissions as well as a WORD template.There is one TeX template with a toggle (see TeX file) in which a 1 means the Teacher Version is...
United States Air Force Grading Rubric 2009
20 Jul 2015 | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel
We give an exact copy of the grading rubric uses at the United States Air Fore Academy during the academic year 2009. This rubric grades on a 1-5 basis using descriptions and is used by cadet to self assess and by faculty to grade exams.
Resources for Clickers and Classroom Voting in Collegiate Mathematics
17 Sep 2016 | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel
"This page contains resources for classroom voting in mathematics, also known as ConcepTests for Peer Instruction or "Clicker Questions". These materials were developed through two NSF-funded projects: "MathQUEST: Math Questions to Engage Students" (2006-2009) and...
Reasons for SIMIODE - White Paper
05 Nov 2016 | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel
We offer reasons and background for the work offered in SIMIODE. We support the notion that students learn mathematics best when it is in context and there is interest and curiosity present. We present details on a community of teachers and learners in SIMIODE who are interested in teaching and...
A Series of Posts on Simulating a Double Pendulum
01 Mar 2017 | Contributor(s): Christopher Tiee
I'd like to feature my blog posts on simulating a double pendulum. The double pendulum a great example of an interesting, chaotic system of ODEs, and analyzing it is one way to really dive into Lagrangian and Hamiltonian mechanics. I take it from the traditional Newtonian viewpoint, up...
Sousa - mathispower4u Differential Equations Videos
10 Sep 2017 | Contributor(s): Brian Winkel
Sousa, James. mathispower4u Differential Equations Videos.http://www.mathispower4u.com/diff-eq.php . Accessed 10 September 2017. Here is a list of just the Introduction to Differential Equations videosIntroduction to Differential Equation TerminologyDifferential Equations: Find the...