# Resources by type

## Topic-related resources

### Study designs

• Research methods laboratory. Provides examples of 5 different study designs: experiment, correlational, naturalistic observational, survey, case study

### Student projects

• Small Student Projects in an Introductory Statistics Course argues that the fundamental goal of a statistics course should be "To enable students to discover that statistics can be an important tool in daily life" and that student projects can be instrumental in achieving this goal. The paper provides many examples of such projects.

### Probability

• Distributome - An Interactive Web-based Resource for Probability Distributions

## Statistics Education

Hayden, Robert W. (2000). "Advice to Mathematics Teachers on Evaluating Introductory Statistics Textbooks". in Thomas Moore, ed, Teaching Statistics: Resources for Undergraduate Instructors.

Cobb, George W. (2007). The Introductory Statistics Course: A Ptolemaic Curriculum?. Technology Innovations in Statistics Education. 1, 1-14.

## Statistics-related Images

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/correlation.png by xkcd.com

The Science News Cycle by phdcomics

Actual is not normal (a tribute to E. Tufte) - http://wikieducator.org/Image:Tufte-Actual_Normal.jpg

Statistics button - http://www.flickr.com/photos/punkwalrus/3051112465/

Dept of statistics - http://www.flickr.com/photos/tonz/3354428152/

Figures and statistics (handwritten table of numbers) - http://www.flickr.com/photos/joffley/118481375/

National Statistics (London) -http://www.flickr.com/photos/alexsegre/143496495/

Pictorial Statistics of air traffic in 1938 - http://www.flickr.com/photos/10413717@N08/2723816334/