Dear Cybersociety Community,
My name is Matthew Newman. My email address is msjanew@...
I am developing a web-based sports science curriculum for children in
grades K-8 called Sports Smarts. This program is geared towards
providing sports health and safety information for children using
online activities, videos, and games.
I am working with Health World Children's Museum in Barrington,
Illinois. I am writing you to ask if you know any recent research
studies that measure and validate the effectiveness of web-based
science and health education for children.
In particular, I am wondering if you know of any studies that seek to
validate the effectiveness of grade K-6 web-based instruction. Since
video will be a component of Sports Smarts, studies validating the
effectiveness of web-based video would also be very helpful. If you
have any information in these areas, can you let me know what they