Who uses STACK?
STACK has users all over the world. To highlight some of the ways STACK is used and developed around the world, we have written a number of case studies. Explore the map, or see the full list of case studies below.
Question Answering in STACK Applying String Similarity
Using the Damerau-Levenshtein distance between strings to develop assessment of short free-text answers.
Using STACK in Real Analysis
Using STACK in Real Analysis at the University of Warwick.
Translating the HELM workbooks to STACK
Converting the "Helping Engineers Learn Mathematics" workbooks into STACK quizzes for self-study.
Diagnostics Testing With STACK
The MINTFIT Math Test is an online diagnostics test that uses STACK.
Extra-occupational bridging courses for non-traditional students
OTH Amberg-Weiden uses STACK in extra-occupational maths bridging courses for non-traditional students.
In 2019, a project was carried out to write an initial collection of STACK case studies. The case studies were edited by Malthe Sporring and Chris Sangwin, and funded by CATE.
Developing a Fully Online Course
"Fundamentals of Algebra and Calculus" is a fully online course that uses STACK.
STACK for a Physics Textbook
Physics Curriculum & Instruction have developed STACK questions to accompany a Physics textbook.
Adaptive Self-learning Exercises
The Ruhr-Universität Bochum uses STACK in online courses designed for self-study. Some questions are adaptive, and guide students through complex tasks.
A Flick Interface for Maths Input
Developers at Nagoya University are building a "flick interface" for STACK, similar to the popular Japanese keyboard mode.
Innovating Education in Maseno, Kenya
IDEMS international is working with Maseno University to implement online assessment for their mathematics courses.
optes: Optimising Self-study With STACK
The optes project uses STACK in their pre-course, designed to help students improve their self-studying skills.
Technical Integration of STACK Into ILIAS
STACK was integrated into the ILIAS learning management system to support projects for learning content.
STACK at Scale: The Open University
The Open University uses STACK for large-scale online courses.
STACK for Engineering Mathematics and the Abacus Material Bank
Aalto University uses STACK for their Engineering Mathematics courses, and they have also developed the material bank Abacus.
Promoting STACK Across Disciplines at Loughborough University
At Loughborough University, STACK has been implemented across many disciplines.
Institutional Support for STACK in Edinburgh
The University of Edinburgh has in-house support for online assessment, mostly with STACK, for most year one and two mathematics modules, and many more.