Resources for Instructors

The Developmental Math Program in the Department of Mathematics at Western Michigan University offers resources for instructors.

Resources written for our textbook

WMU resources

  • Teachers Helping Teachers provides:
    • Basic teaching tips to inexperienced teachers; ideas that can be immediately implemented into the classroom.
    • New ideas in teaching methodologies for all teachers.
    • A forum for experienced teachers to share their expertise and tips with colleagues around the world.
  • WMU Office of Faculty Development is dedicated to promoting excellence in teaching.

Other teaching resources

Online resources

  • TA Electronic Discussion List is an electronic discussion list for college and university TA's all over the world. Discuss issues of interest and concerns to graduate teaching assistants. To join the list, send a message to listserv@unmvma.unm.edu. In the body of the message put: sub t-assist your first name your last name. Be sure the return address is the email address to which you want your messages sent.
  • The Online Books Page is a good place to look for a text or reference. Literally hundreds of books are online through this Carnegie Mellon service.