• Computer Science
  • Published 2010

Teaching Outside the Textbook : a Multimedia Approach to Teaching Statistics Tutorials

@inproceedings{Peplow2010TeachingOT,
  title={Teaching Outside the Textbook : a Multimedia Approach to Teaching Statistics Tutorials},
  author={Stephen Peplow},
  year={2010}
}
I teach business statistics to second-year university students, all of whom are with me because statistics is a required course. Most of them start the semester nervous of the conceptual challenges that statistics offers. There is clearly a motivation problem here for both students and instructor. The textbooks do not help much, written as they are in a dry, technical manner. One can hardly blame the authors for that, because being dry and technical is the only way in which they will get all… CONTINUE READING

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