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Wolfram|Alpha for Educators:
Webinar Training Series

Held on August 9, August 10 and August 24, 2016

Join Wolfram Training for this free online training series on how to leverage Wolfram|Alpha in the classroom. Wolfram|Alpha is a free online computational knowledge engine that generates answers to questions in real time by doing computations on the fly. Learn how to use this tool in the classroom by utilizing real-world data, generating interactive plots, and more. Each session covers a different subject area and includes examples of how teachers have used Wolfram|Alpha in their classes, as well as an interactive Q&A with the host.




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Session Details

Calculus Webinar for Educators The Wolfram Knowledgebase contains a massive, ever-growing data repository of computational knowledge that powers Wolfram|Alpha. In this session, you will learn about the Wolfram Language algorithms and functions in calculus. Explore functions and their derivatives, integrals and limits, integral transforms, and more. We will demonstrate the Wolfram Problem Generator, which can generate unlimited practice problems for topics ranging from arithmetic to calculus. We will also share lesson plans and tips on using Wolfram|Alpha in your calculus classroom.
Physics Webinar for Educators In this workshop, you will learn about the multitude of interesting computations for your physics class using Wolfram|Alpha. Wolfram|Alpha capabilities in physics cover areas including mechanics, quantum physics, particle physics, thermodynamics, optics, and much more. The session will cover ideas to integrate Wolfram|Alpha seamlessly into your physics classroom, working with existing curricula. We will also share interesting blog posts and resources that will help foster curiosity in this area.
Economics Webinar for Educators In this workshop, you will explore using Wolfram|Alpha in the economics classroom. Access a wide range of socioeconomic and demographic data, currency computations, financial indicators, and country data using natural language input. Create stunning visualizations using curated financial data, available through the ever-growing Wolfram Knowledgebase. Learn how to examine financial equations such as mortgage and annuity through rigorous algorithms.

Featured Speakers

Rob Morris
Rob Morris Wolfram Programming Lab Product Manager
Ishwarya Vardhani
Ishwarya Vardhani Education Evangelist