Über den Autor
Leo Tan Wee Hin is Director of the National Institute of Education and Professor of Biological Sciences at Nanyang Technological University. Prior to this he was Director of the Singapore Science Center. He has a Ph.D in marine biology from the University of Singapore. R. Subramaniam is an Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Education in Nanyang Technological University. Prior to this he was Acting Head of Physical Sciences at the Singapore Science Center. He has a Ph.D. in physical chemistry from the University of Salford.
A sample of chapters: Weaving Science Webs: E-learning and Virtual Science Centers; Resource-Based Learning and Informal Learning Environments: Prospects and Challenges; Interactivity Techniques: Practical Suggestions for Interactive Science Web; E-learning and Virtual Science Centers: From the Physical to the Virtual: Bringing Free-Choice Science Education Online; Storytelling-Based Edutainment Applications
This work addresses an aspect of Web-based education that has not attracted sufficient attention in the international research literature - that of virtual science centers, the cyberspace annex of traditional science centers.