MPTL 1 Report
(Europhysics News Vol. 28, Nr. 1 (1997) p. 24)
The use of PC in university teaching / lectures, seminar, problem solving, stud. lab. is nowadays well accepted and organized all over Europe: convincing software packages, phys. text books in conjunction with diskette and PC equipment for teaching environment. Recent development and availability of MM - such as internet and web sites, information highway, CD-ROM teleteaching via net - in combination with the declared wish of politcians (Taskforce Educational and Bildungsministerium, software and MM - ....Commission 1995/96) put it necessary that the phys. commity considers carefully if MM is a tool to teach & learn physics as a consequent development PC - MM.
Besides this MM workshop on european scale (aims live research oriented, future activities) we established also national workshops parallel (aims are to convert research products) to broader application, to consider national differences in socioculturel environment.
2nd European workshop Pavia, Italy, (1997) by L. Borghi
2nd Arbeitskreis MM TU Berlin, Germany, (march 1997) by R. Rass
Prof. Dr. H. J. Jodl