June 10, 2005

Concept Maps

A research institute here is taking software designed in part to preserve scientists' knowledge and giving it to schools around the world as a tool to help children learn.

The software was designed to literally map out what scientists know in diagram form. The Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition is providing the concept mapping software to individual schools as well as training teachers in Panama, the first country adopting Cmaps nationwide.
Posted by James Zellmer at June 10, 2005 7:42 AM | Subscribe to this site via RSS:
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