OpenScience Laboratory wins award

OpenScience Laboratory wins award - Global : The OpenScience Laboratory, the home of iSpot, won the Outstanding ICT Initiative of the Year category at last night's The Times Higher Education Awards. The awards, held in London, recognise outstanding achievements for education in th

The OpenScience Laboratory, the home of iSpot, won the "Outstanding ICT Initiative of the Year" category at last night's The Times Higher Education Awards. The awards, held in London, recognise outstanding achievements for education in the UK:
http://www.the-awards.co.uk/the2014/awardswinners/2014-winners

The OpenScience Laboratory is an initiative by The Open University. It is an online laboratory that brings interactive practical science to students anywhere and anytime the internet is available. The laboratory features investigations based on on-screen instruments, remote access experiments and virtual scenarios using real data. iSpot is one of the projects within the OpenScience Lab 'family'.

Go to the OpenScience Laboratory:
https://learn5.open.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=2

Further background information:
http://www.open.ac.uk/researchprojects/open-science/

Press release from The Open University:
http://www3.open.ac.uk/media/fullstory.aspx?id=28318&LKCAMPAIGN=tw100&MEDIA=tw100nscimr_542

28 Nov 2014
Martin Harvey