Connected Mathematics: ProbLab
Welcome to ProbLab
ProbLab is a computer-based middle-school curricular unit in probability and statistics designed to enrich student thinking in the domain.
The ProbLab unit is part of the Connected Probability project (Wilensky, 1997)
and includes a suite of interactive models
authored in the NetLogo (Wilensky, 1999)
modeling-and-simulation environment and using the HubNet Participatory Simulation technological
infrastructure (Wilensky & Stroup, 1999). ProbLab will also soon include related curricular material, such as student worksheets and teacher guides.
ProbLab is designed and developed at the Center for Connected Learning and
Computer-Based Modeling at Northwestern University and is researched in middle schools in
We gratefully acknowledge the support of the National Science Foundation.
The development of ProbLab is an ongoing process.
In these web pages, we hope to share with you our vision of how technology may support student learning in the domain of probability and statistics.
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