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This wiki is for instructors using WeBWorK on-line homework in their courses and for those working on the development of WeBWorK. Students using WeBWorK for their homework should NOT register on this site (unless they wish to help with writing development software). The course instructor can give students the URL for their WeBWorK course. Usually this is a path to a server on their campus. Additional documentation for students can be reached via the "Students" link below.

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Overview

WeBWorK is an open source Perl-based system for delivering individualized homework problems over the web. By providing students with immediate feedback as to the correctness of their answers, students are encouraged to make multiple attempts until they succeed. By individualizing problems, cheating is discouraged. By providing instructors with real-time statistics, lesson plans can be customized to better serve students. WeBWorK is partially supported by the DUE Division of NSF. (See: Grants, awards, and support.)

Documentation

Community

  • Using WeBWorK — Moodle course for usage issues (Most of the content from this course is being moved onto this wiki.)
    • Forums — Get answers to questions about all aspects of WeBWorK. Each forum has its own RSS feed, and registered users can elect to receive email copies of new posts.
    • Databases — Collections of various data related to WeBWorK. (Installations, PG macros, publications, etc.)
  • Video conferences (Alternate Wednesdays at 5pm EST.)
  • WeBWorK_logos
  • WeBWorK_Sites Google map and spread sheet of institutions using WeBWorK
  • Assessment — Moodle course for WeBWorK assessment issues.
  • Accessibility — Moodle course for WeBWorK accessibility issues.
  • Bugzilla — View and report bugs in WeBWorK. (Be sure to read Bug Writing Guidelines before reporting bugs!)
  • Moodle Integration — Documentation relating to Moodle WeBWorK integration.
  • Working Groups/Tasks Working groups and their tasks, as well as open tasks.
  • Contributors
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