We're proud to announce the new edition of Discovering Statistics and Data! This new edition pays homage to modern day's technology-driven data explosion, helping students understand the context behind future statistical concepts to be learned and explaining why the study of statistics is critical. View a free sample of the new edition of Discovering Statistics and Data. The text opens by describing the necessity … Continue reading Introducing the Third Edition of Discovering Statistics and Data
Hawkes statistics courses include games and simulations that help students apply key concepts to the world outside of the classroom. Check these out below! If you're an instructor who would like to explore these games and simulations yourself, sign up for free student access today. GAMES 1. Games of Chance Relevant Application: This lesson helps … Continue reading Interactive and Relevant Applications of Statistics
Remember that in the appendix of your courseware, great resources for student engagement help you bring the real world into your classroom! Check out two examples: 1. Direct Mail Game In the game, students assume the role of a direct mail marketing manager for a company that markets inexpensive computer software. Their task is to develop … Continue reading More simulations, stat!
Remember when we told you about some of the simulations in our statistics courseware? Well, simulations are so cool that we needed a blog post about two more! Check out these simulations available in our Beginning Statistics, Discovering Statistics, and Discovering Business Statistics courseware below. These simulations engage students with hands-on applications to make difficult concepts easier to grasp. Type II … Continue reading More statistics simulations to spice up your next class
Many concepts in statistics can be hard to grasp for students, especially if they get stuck on their homework after class with no one around to guide them. Sometimes they need a little more than just text to really understand the material. Now they can access key simulations in the instructional Learn mode of the … Continue reading Stimulating Statistics Simulations