A Guide to Teaching Statistics: Innovations and Best Practices

A Guide to Teaching Statistics: Innovations and Best Practices

Author(s): Michael R. Hulsizer, Linda M. Woolf

Published Online: 4 MAR 2009

Print ISBN: 9781405155731

Online ISBN: 9781444305234

DOI: 10.1002/9781444305234

Series Editor(s): William Buskist, Douglas A. Bernstein

About this Book

A Guide to Teaching Statistics: Innovations and Best Practices addresses the critical aspects of teaching statistics to undergraduate students, acting as an invaluable tool for both novice and seasoned teachers of statistics.

  • Guidance on textbook selection, syllabus construction, and course outline
  • Classroom exercises, computer applications, and Internet resources designed to promote active learning
  • Tips for incorporating real data into course content
  • Recommendations on integrating ethics and diversity topics into statistics education
  • Strategies to assess student's statistical literacy, thinking, and reasoning skills
  • Additional material online at www.teachstats.org

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