Texas Instruments and USA TODAY have partnered to create Math TODAY (, a free resource of classroom activities based on USA TODAY 's articles and signature graphics for use with Texas Instruments' educational handhelds. Math TODAY activities are designed to supplement middle and high school math curriculum, focusing on pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, calculus and statistics. All the activities are available for use with the TI-83, TI-83 Plus Silver Edition and the TI-73 Explorer handhelds. Math TODAY also comes with teacher guides, handouts, transparencies, assessment tools and other resources. Texas Instruments, (800) TI-CARES,

This article originally appeared in the 04/01/2004 issue of THE Journal.