Journal on design of educational materials.
A selection of our social bookmarks sorted by category which we believe to be of general interest. If you prefer to look at the complete list, they are available from Delicious.
Educational Designer 1: Summer 2008
Glasgow Science Centre
Background to roadshow material on probability, including nice animation of Monty Hall, and with explanations labelled for educational level.
statistical education tools using ESP cards as game
Planet Science | Sci-Teach
Package of materials for teaching pregnancy risk and spread of sexually-transmitted diseases (although they make a serious and mistake in their probability theory: the final 99% chance quoted is the chance of getting chlaymdia OR getting pregnant, not AND - this is very poor for an educational resource).
Risk Education Statistics
Comparative risk statistics from Health Safety Executive
Risk-Ed - Risk
Interactive risk education site sponsored by the Institute of Materials, so concentrates on environmental exposures
SIAM: Moody's Math Challenge
An impressive US competition for high-school students featuring real-world large scale problems. (e.g. Tell us how to fix the Social Security deficit)
SportAtSchool - Home
SportAtSchool , based on the successful international CensusAtSchool, is an Internet based project of the Royal Statistical Society Centre for Statistical Education (RSSCSE) and is designed to improve the statistical literacy of school-aged learners.