## Why teachers should maintain a web site

I primarily tutor math students and I have found it helpful to post a web site that has interactive math programs as well as mathematical links and other tools that can help math students. It benefits a math teacher who has programming skills to display those skills to society and let their students know that they are actively engaged in the pursuit of mathematical knowledge. My web site contains a lot of interactive Java programs to display math concepts as well as a Java chemistry program that has been downloaded by thousands of students. By spending many years creating this program and website, I have greatly sharpened my logical skills. I am currently building a library of TI83 programs that are short enough to be typed in by hand. Most web sites only provide special files to download the programs and they require special hardware and software that a lot of students do not have or know how to use. I actually want to give short listings so people can see how the programs... read more