Science Journal Article Mentions Informalscience

July 19th, 2013

A recent article published in Science, the world’s leading journal of original scientific research, global news, and commentary, mentions as an example of an aggregator website that searches over large data sets. The article, Crowdsourcing and Curating Online Education Resources, co-authored by Darrell Porcello and Sherry Hsi, both at University of California Berkeley, Lawrence Hall of Science, and collaborators on the recent re-development of, discusses the growing landscape of open educational resources (OERs) focused on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) and how multiple information sources, user communities, and online platforms might be coordinated to craft effective experiences in digital-rich learning environments.