Sunday, April 10, 2011
OhioLINK receives $750K grant to bolster math, engineering courses
"OhioLINK has been named a recipient of a $750,000 grant from Next Generation Learning Challenges, a new initiative focused on identifying and scaling technology-enabled approaches to dramatically improve college readiness and completion, especially for low-income young adults. OhioLINK's winning project will build off of its successful Ohio Digital Bookshelf program by creating multimedia and self-assessment tools to help students succeed in fundamental math and applied engineering courses. OhioLINK's proposal was one of 29 recipients chosen out of 600 pre-proposals and 50 finalists"