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Education, Economic and Community Development Programs

DBID: 508
Category: Education, Economic and Community Development Programs
Program: Cyberlearning: Transforming Education
Agency: Directorate for Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering/NSF Program
Deadline: 3/15/2013
Description: This program seeks to integrate advances in technology with advances in what is known about how people learn to: better understand how people learn with technology and how technology can be used productively to help people learn, through individual use and/or through collaborations mediated by technology; better use technology for collecting, analyzing, sharing, and managing data to shed light on learning, promoting learning, and designing learning environments; and design new technologies for these purposes, and advance understanding of how to use those technologies and integrate them into learning environments so that their potential is fulfilled. Cyberlearning awards will be made in three research categories, each focusing on a different stage of research and development: Exploratory (EXP), Design and Implementation (DIP), and Integration and Deployment (INDP). The Cyberlearning program will also support small Capacity-Building Projects (CAP) and a Cyberlearning Resource Center (CRC). Upcoming deadlines are:

Letter of Intent are due by: May 14, 2012 for Implementation and Deployment Projects (INDPs) only; and May 14, 2013 for Implementation and Deployment Projects (INDPs) only. Full Proposal Deadline(s) are: December 15, 2011 -- Exploration Projects (EXPs); January 18, 2012 -- Design and Implementation Projects (DIPs); February 15, 2012 -- Cyberlearning Resource Center (CRC); July 16, 2012 -- Implementation and Deployment Projects (INDPs); December 17, 2012 -- Exploration Projects (EXPs); January 16, 2013 -- Design and Implementation Projects (DIPs); July 15, 2013 -- Implementation and Deployment Projects (INDPs). Full Proposal Target Date(s) are: March 16, 2012 -- Capacity-Building Projects (CAPs); October 15, 2012 -- Capacity-Building Projects (CAPs); and March 15, 2013 -- Capacity-Building Projects (CAPs).
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