There are two common issues that students encounter when learning new mathematical concepts: visualization and relevance to their own lives.
First, let’s take a look at visualization (pun intended).
Here’s a great example of how Doceri can help students look a little deeper into a two dimensional plane that, at first glance appears to just be a nice symmetrical design. Then, the instructor takes advantage of Doceri’s timeline feature to illustrate how she found all of the squares within the square on square figure.
Try to do that on a Power Point Presentation or whiteboard! Here’s a bit more about what the Doceri Timeline can do: