COIL to host WeatherSTEM founder

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Center for Online Innovation in Learning will host Penn State alumnus Edward Mansouri in a Fischer Speaker Series event from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. July 7 in Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library, and online at https://meeting.psu.edu/coil.

Mansouri will discuss his experiences building WeatherSTEM through a blending of his background in meteorology and a 15-year career building Learning Management System software.

The WeatherSTEM platform consumes live information to create and deliver interactive activities and assessments. The platform combines data from weather instruments, agricultural probes, Web cameras and other sensors to create immersive science education experiences and an introduction to “Big Data” and computer programming.

Last Updated June 24, 2014