For curriculum-based algebra instruction, teachers and students can use MATH TREK Algebra 1. The multimedia program includes tutorials, assessments and student tracking. Students can use the program's scientific calculator, glossary and journal to help them complete the various exercises and activities. The assessment and student-tracking features provide immediate feedback to students so that they can stay on top of their progress. This engaging program, complete with sound, animation and graphics, can be used on stand-alone computers or a network. NECTAR Foundation, (613) 224-3031, www.nectar.ca.
This article originally appeared in the 04/01/2004 issue of THE Journal.
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