Using LaTeX to generate dynamic mathematics worksheets for the Web

Pavneet Arora
Play (41min) Download: MP4 | MP3

Mathematics worksheet generators abound on the web. Many use static content and focus on graphics and animation in order to package the material in an appealing manner. This approach comes across as a fight for \emph{eyeballs}\Dash all too common when trying to attract the target audience on the Internet. The emphasis on form often displaces the basis of learning at the primary education level, which is simple practise. Beginning with an exploration on effective learning strategies for grade school mathematics the use of \LaTeX{} to generate dynamic mathematics worksheets\Dash lots and lots of them\Dash is discussed.