SBIR Phase I: A Visual Language for Mathematical Model-Making

Award Information
Agency: National Science Foundation
Branch: N/A
Contract: 0638098
Agency Tracking Number: 0638098
Amount: $100,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2007
Solicitation Year: 2006
Solicitation Topic Code: IT
Solicitation Number: NSF 06-553
Small Business Information
1 Hopkins St., SUITE 6D, Montpelier, VT, 05602
DUNS: 780073503
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Christopher Hancock
 PhD
 (802) 223-3044
 ch@tertl.com
Business Contact
 Christopher Hancock
Title: PhD
Phone: (802) 223-3044
Email: ch@tertl.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
This Small Business Innovative Research Phase I research project aims to develop a visual interface that allows students to construct and investigate mathematical models. This research is undertaken with the goal of creating a general-purpose environment in which students, teachers, and materials developers may benefit from being able to create such models for classroom use. The innovation responds to a national need for improved algebra education, and for increased emphasis on, and demand for, environments that provide visual, dynamic access to mathematical ideas and thinking processes.

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