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Integrating Technology in Math Classroom

Explain the importance of appropriately integrating Texas Instruments' CBL 2 (Calculator Based Laboratory), CBR 2 (Calculator Based Ranger), Fathom, a powerful data analysis software tool from Key Curriculum Press, and Excel into the middle school or high school mathematics classroom curriculum. Describe the benefits of their use. Support your discussion with research findings.

Describe how the technologies can be adapted to include students with special needs or with learning style preferences.

Very briefly sketch at least three assignments for student projects that incorporate the appropriate use of the three technologies you introduced. One project should emphasize data collection, one should emphasize data analysis, and one should integrate both.

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