ⓘ Category:Educational projects


23 Things

23 Things, originally called Learning 2.0, is an education and learning project created by Helene Blowers in August 2006. Blowers, who was then employed as the technology director for the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, created the project as a way to encourage librarians to learn and adapt to Web 2.0 and other new technologies. The program was loosely based on an article by Stephen Abram, "43 Things I might want to do this year".


Project 211

Project 211 is a project of National Key Universities and colleges initiated in 1995 by the Ministry of Education of the Peoples Republic of China, with the intent of raising the research standards of high-level universities and cultivating strategies for socio-economic development. During the first phase of the project, from 1996 to 2000, approximately US.2 billion was distributed. By 2008, China had 116 institutions of higher education about 6 percent designated as 211 Project institutions for having met certain scientific, technical, and human resources standards and offering advanced d ...


Project 985

Project 985 is a project that was first announced by CPC General secretary and Chinese President Jiang Zemin at the 100th anniversary of Peking University on May 4, 1998, to promote the development and reputation of the Chinese higher education system by founding world-class universities in the 21st century. The name derives from the date of the announcement, May 1998, or 98/5 according to the Chinese date format. The project involves both national and local governments allocating large amounts of funding to certain universities in order to build new research centers, improve facilities, h ...


Afri Twin

Afri Twin is an international school linking initiative that facilitates mutually beneficial partnerships between students and teachers at schools in the United Kingdom and South Africa. It was founded in 2001 by Jayne Martin, a South African then living in the United Kingdom who has since returned to South Africa. Afri Twin provides support for the programme by matching schools with suitable partners, providing guidance to participating schools and arranging workshops and other networking events. The benefits of Afri Twin partnerships include global learning, greater cultural tolerance an ...


Alpheios Project

The Alpheios Project is an open source initiative originally focused on developing software to facilitate reading Latin and ancient Greek. Dictionaries, grammars and inflection tables were combined in a set of web-based tools to provide comprehensive reading support for scholars, students and independent readers. The tools were implemented as browser add-ons so that they could be used on any web site or any page that a user might create in Unicoded HTML. In collaboration with the Perseus Digital Library, the goals of the Alpheios Project were subsequently broadened to combine reading suppo ...


America's Children's Museum on Wheels: StoryBus

Americas Childrens Museum on Wheels: StoryBus is a childrens literacy museum on wheels that visits schools and community events in the Chicago area. Housed inside a 37-foot Winnebago, the bus promotes reading to students at the kindergarten and pre-k levels. Filled with a rotating collection of hands-on interactive exhibits, the StoryBus transports children inside the worlds of favorite childrens stories, such as The Little Red Hen, The Three Little Pigs, and Goldilocks and the Three Bears. StoryBus has a special mission to serve low-income children who too often fall behind in the develop ...


ⓘ Educational projects

  • Open educational resources OER are freely accessible, openly licensed text, media, and other digital assets that are useful for teaching, learning
  • selected projects in Europe and the US. FTP has operated a UK - wide educational programme since 2004, and currently works with science education projects across
  • assessment Washington County Closed - Circuit Educational Television Project Joint Committee on Standards for Educational Evaluation. 1988 The Personnel Evaluation
  • successful in funding bids from government, lottery and other sources for educational projects in local communities around the country. 1908: William Temple 1924:
  • Educational software is a term used for any computer software which is made for an educational purpose. It encompasses different ranges from language learning
  • Educational organization may also refer to nonprofit agencies providing educational services. Washington County Closed - Circuit Educational Television Project
  • Education Project or KDE - Edu project develops free educational software based on the KDE technologies for students and parents. These educational software
  • The Washington County Closed - Circuit Educational Television Project was the first closed - circuit television network in aiding elementary school teaching
  • National Educational Television NET was a United States educational broadcast television network that operated from May 16, 1954 to October 4, 1970.