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About Us

What we are:

Math Central is an Internet service for mathematics students and teachers. This

site is maintained by faculty and students in Mathematics and Statistics and Mathematics Education at the University of Regina in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. It became an internet site in September, 1995 and has since earned several awards.

Who we are:

Math Central was created by Denis Hanson, Vi Maeers and Harley Weston at the University of Regina. Denis and Harley are Emeritus Professors in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics and Vi is a Professor in the Faculty of Education and Director of the the Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning. The Quandaries and Queries consultants are teachers, faculty and students at Canadian schools and universities.

Rated Child-Safe:

Our site is designed for learners of all ages, but we take care to ensure everything on the site is safe for children. To that end, our content is rated by the following international organizations:

iWatchDog - certified by Child-Safe International SafeSurf Rated

Parents and Educators:

Many parents and educators are concerned about the use of the World Wide Web and the use of smart phones by children. Below are three agencies that have contacted us about these concerns, and their recommendations.

Comparitech in the UK has a guide for parents and educators on child internet privacy and safety.

How to Protect Your Children on Their Smartphone contain some suggestion and advise from Tiger Mobiles in the UK.

Parents' Guide for Safe YouTube and Internet Streaming for Kids is another site from the UK. This one contains suggestions for the safe use of YouTube and Internet streaming for children.


Contact information:

Questions and comments regarding this site or its contents can be sent
by E-mail to: email us
by Postal mail to: Math Central
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Regina
Regina, Saskatchewan
S4S 0A2
by Fax to: +1 (306) 585-4020
Mark it: Attention: Math Central


Math Central is supported by the University of Regina and The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences.



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