2008 AMATYC/CAUSE Summer Institute
on Teaching Introductory Statistics
Valuable Resources


NOTE: Materials here are provided by Janet Zupkus, Naugatuck Valley CC, (203) 596-8704, JZupkus@nvcc.commnet.edu. "Bob DelMas was the main presenter at the Summer 2008 AMATYC workshop and is happy to have instructors use the material. It was developed with a grant. I have used much of the material in my course and it was well received by the students."   


This website contains an outline of topics and complete lesson plans for an introductory stats course. 
AIMS Project:


This website is the presenterís (Robert DelMas) personal web page: http://www.tc.umn.edu/~delma001  


These websites contains software for interactive use by students to explore concepts: http://www.tc.umn.edu/~delma001/stat_tools/. Click on MATERIALS and SOFTWARE on left for downloads.


Central Limit Theorem activity: http://www.tc.umn.edu/~delma001/scrapbook/ 


Standard Deviation applet:  www.tc.umn.edu/~delma001/sdGame


Standard Distribution applet:  www.tc.umn.edu/~delma001/stand_dist/


This ARTIST website contains an online assessment tool by topic to use as post or pretests:


This website contains numerous interactive applets by topic:  


This website is self explanatory. Random Number Generator:  http://www.random.org


This website contains real data and references statistical concepts the data sets illustrate.
Data and Story Library (DASL): http://www.stat.cmu.edu/DASL