Web Feats Workshop II Schedule

Sunday, July 21

7:00 PM Supper at the Bear Mountain Lodge: During supper, groups will meet for the first time in project teams.

Monday, July 22

8:30 AM Transportation leaves Bear Mountain Inn for USMA

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Welcome by Colonel B. Forsythe, Vice Dean for Education (Math Conference Room)

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Logistics (Math Conference Room)

9:30 AM-10:30 AM Remarks on Online Materials in Mathematics (Math Conference Room)

10:30 AM-10:45 AM Break (Math Lounge)

10:45 AM-Noon Project groups look at web sites to examine material and develop opinions of what works, what does not, and why. (Computer Labs)

Noon-1:00 PM Project group discussions continue over lunch. (Community Club)

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM What characterizes good online materials in mathematics? by Judy Spicer (Math Conference Room)

1:30 PM - 2:45 PM General discussion: What characterizes good online materials in mathematics? (Math Conference Room)

2:45 PM-3:00 PM Break (Math Lounge)

3:00 PM-4:00 PM Using Word to create HTML pages and an introduction to Dreamweaver by David Smith (Math Conference Room)

4:00 PM-5:00 PM Experimentation with Word and Dreamweaver (Computer Labs)

5:00 PM Transportation leaves USMA for Bear Mountain Inn

Evening: Project groups meet to decide on projects (Bear Mountain Inn)

Tuesday, July 23

8:30 AM Transportation leaves Inn for USMA

9:00 AM-9:30 AM Small groups report on project ideas -- 5 minutes for each project.

9:30 AM-10:30 AM Working digital cameras and images by David Smith (Math Conference Room)

Graphics tools
imageN Universal digital camera tool free
AdGif Advanced GIF Animator $35/free trial
BatchThumbs Thumbnail page creator free
Paint Shop Pro General image tool $99

10:30 AM-10:45 AM Break

10:45 AM-11:15 AM Obtaining applets from Geometer's Sketch Pad by Jon Choate (Math Conference Room)

11:15 AM-Noon Project groups will plan work strategies (Math Conference Room and Math Lounge)

Noon-1:00 PM Lunch:

1:00 PM-3:00 PM Two simultaneous tutorials

3:00 PM-3:15 PM Break

3:15 PM-5:30 PM Groups work on projects (Computer Labs)

Wednesday, July 24

8:30 AM Transportation leaves Inn for USMA

9:00 AM-2:30 PM For most of the rest of the day, the groups will work on their projects. Breaks will be informal. Lunch will be from Noon to 1:00 PM.

2:30 PM-3:30 PM General discussion of issues that surfaced during the day (Math Conference Room).

3:30 PM-5:00 PM Bus tour of West Point

5:00 PM Boat excursion on the Hudson and supper

Thursday, July 25

8:30 AM Transportation leaves Inn for USMA

9:00 AM-9:30 AM Interactive Spreadsheets by Bart Stewart (Math Conference Room)

9:30 AM-Noon Groups will continue to work on their projects. Breaks will be informal.

Noon to 1:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM-5:30 PM Groups will continue to work on projects. Breaks will be informal.

Friday, July 26

8:30 AM Transportation leaves Inn for USMA

9:00 AM-9:30 AM Groups put final touches on materials (Computer Labs)

9:30 AM-10:0 AM TI Calculator Applications and Voyage200 by Margo Mankus (Math Conference Room)

10:00 AM-12:30 PM Presentations by groups (Math Conference Room)
Lunch will be brought in at Noon and can be eaten in the Conference Room during the presentations.

12:30 PM- 1:00 PM Evaluations and other paper work (Math Conference Room)

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Revised 7/29/02