## Enabling MS-Windows and Windows Based Mathematical Software
in Current Computer Laboratory

### Howard Kaplon,

Raouf Boules

Towson University

Mathematics Department

8000 York Road

Towson, Maryland 21252-0001
hkaplon@towson.edu

rboules@towson.edu

*Grant Number*: DUE: 9552225

A summary of the initial (prior to the grant proposal)
computer hardware and software available for use by students taking
mathematics courses at Towson University is described. This includes
equipment and software obtained through participation as an Interactive
Mathematics Text Project site. The purposes of the grant request and the
goals that we expected to accomplish are discussed. This includes a
summary of what we have accomplished to date and what objectives are
remaining, the anticipated changes in the mathematics curriculum at Towson
University, and the effects on mathematics education in the community
served by Towson University.

A description of what has been accomplished to date is
given. This is mainly hardware and software purchases. The objectives
that remain to be completed, and the obstacles encountered also are
outlined. The changes in the mathematics curriculum at Towson University
and the effects on mathematics education in the community served by Towson
University are described. Examples of some interactive mathematics
software developed at Towson University are shown.

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