Adventures in Education, Inc.


Algebra II Using the TI-83+/84+ Graphing Calculator


Quarter Graduate Credits: 3

Dates:  To be arranged with instructor.

Location:  Online Self-Paced

Fees:  $410 Tuition

Graduate Credit Fee (optional through Portland State University): $165 (PSU Course Number: CI 808).

Special Fee:  $40  (includes TI-83/84 textbook, USPS priority mailing, handling, and free Online Course Workbook)



Registration: Register anytime and take up to 3 months to complete the course from time of registration. 


Click on the following link Registration



Questions:  Send email to or call 630-377-5035



Learn new and innovative ways to effectively teach algebra using the TI-83+/84+ calculator. Engage in real-life activities aligned with NCTM Principles and Standards and Common Core State Standards that you can immediately use in algebra I and II classrooms. Research instructional implications of technology use for teaching mathematics. Explore topics in the secondary mathematics curriculum, including functions (linear and quadratic) and relations, transformations, log and exp functions, factoring polynomials, min/max problems, data analysis, regression and correlation, stat plots, curve fitting, matrices, trigonometry, finance, polar graphs, fractals, and simple programming. Offered cooperatively by Portland State University and Adventures in Education, Inc


Materials Needed: 

1. Textbook:  Knowlton, E. (2011). TI-83+,TI-84+ and TI-83+ Silver Graphing Calculator: How To Best Use It. St. Charles, IL: Adventures In Education, Inc. (included in Special Fee)

2. Course Workbook (provided with materials)

3. TI-83+, TI-84+ or TI-83+ Silver Graphing Calculator (not provided with materials)

Instructor:  Elisabeth Knowlton, PhD

Contact Instructor:

                                   or call 630-377-5035