General news and announcements
|Topic 1||General AIM WeBWorK workshop forum||
Use for questions, answers and comments. You can unsubscribe. You can enter TeX if it is surrounded by [ math ]....[/ math] tags.
|Topic 3||MathObjects-Examples and Discussion||
Pointers to WeBWorK problems using Math Objects, Discussion about how to design and use these problems in the classroom
|Topic 4||training authors -Discussion and links||
Information and material to use for training new authors (instructors, post-docs, grad students, undergraduates) to write new WeBWorK questions or update old ones.
|Topic 5||Applets-Examples and Discussion||
Examples of using flash and java applets in conjunction with WeBWorK questions. Also comments and questions on this topic.
|Topic 6||Calculus Problems-Examples and Discussion||
Discussions focused on the content of the question, more than the technique/ type of WeBWorK question employed in asking it. Best practices on using WeBWorK questions effectively in this Calculus (all levels).
|Topic 7||Linear Algebra-Examples and Discussion||
Discussions focused on the content of the question, more than the particular technique/ type of WeBWorK question employed in asking it. Best practices on using WeBWorK questions effectively in Linear Algebra.
|Topic 8||Language syntax(Examples and discussion)||
Examples and discussion of simplying the use of graphics in WeBWorK questions. We would hope to make the syntax for graphics more closely aligned with MathObjects in order to simplify the learning curve for authoring WeBWorK questions.
Similarly we'd like to make the SelectList objects (matching,...
|Topic 9||Language documentation (discussion and examples)||
Discussion on methods and means for documenting the PG language
|Topic 10||Pre-calculus(Discussion and examples)||
Discussions focused on the content of the question, more than the particular technique/ type of WeBWorK question employed in asking it. Best practices on using WeBWorK questions effectively in pre-calculus. There will be some discussion of technique as well since pre-calculus questions include a ...
|Topic 11||Sequential problems -- docs||
Discussion and examples for writing sequential problems (Multi part)
|Topic 12||Simplifying Input (Examples and discussion)||
Discussion on creating templates that greatly simplify the entry of specific types of problems.
|Topic 13||Problem library --discussion||
Free discussion on how to curate and maintain the library of WeBWorK problems.
|Topic 21||Administering large sites||
Discussion of techniques and pointers to scripts that help maintaining large sites where many courses are created, archived and/or updated every semester.