10th International
Conference on
Teaching Statistics
8 – 13 July 2018
Kyoto, Japan
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This is a session of Topic 9: Technology and multimedia in statistics education

Session 9F (Friday 13th, 14:00-15:30,   Level 2 - Seminar Room 2)

Using data visualization to build statistical thinking


Session chair: Victoria Weber


Advances in technology tools affords highly interactive and dynamic ways of visualizing data. In this session, researchers and educators discuss how data visualizations can promote experiences with multivariate data, develop understanding of abstract ideas such as regression modeling, and confront misconceptions. Presenters will discuss how these different visualizations can impact students’ conceptual development of statistical ideas in three different collegiate settings.


PaperTitlePresenter / Co-author(s)
9F1Infusing data visualization into intro stat using TableauStacey Hancock (United States)
9F2How much do model violations affect regression results: a demonstration using ShinyJohn Walker (United States)
Harry Wu (United States)
9F3Concept Images and Statistical Thinking: The Role of Interactive Dynamic TechnologyGail Burrill (United States)