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STEP 2013, III-5 Updated PRESENTATION: Mathematics Umbrella Model in STEM Education

Click on the link below to access the updated presentation by the session leader: Arcadii Grinshpan.

Abstract (updated): The University of South Florida's Mathematics Umbrella Model employs a project option for teaching calculus through engineering and science applications. This approach has grown over the course of 14 years culminating in more than 1,700 interdisciplinary projects involving the collaboration of hundreds of students, faculty, and community professionals from a variety of fields.