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NSF Cyberlearning Solicitation A new solicitation for the Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies program invites Exploration (EXP) proposals to integrate opportunities offered by emerging technologies with advances in what is known about how people learn. See the solicitation. Full proposal deadline: February 10, ... Read more

Important Update from CIRCL on Cyberlearning We have a put together an important update, based on meetings and conversations between CIRCL and NSF leaders, of information that should be shared more widely. Read the update here. Please feel free to forward. Read more

NSF Program Director Positions Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR), Division of Research on Learning in Formal and Informal Settings (DRL), at the National Science Foundation announces a nationwide search for temporary program directors with expertise at the intersections between computer science (as ... Read more

Smart & Connected Communities Webinar October 20, 2:30-3:30 PM Eastern This webinar will provide an overview of the Smart & Connected Communities (S&CC) program solicitation and help answer questions of prospective principal investigators (PIs). The goal of the S&CC program solicitation is to support strongly interdisciplinary, ... Read more

Accessibility Webinar What does it mean for a course to be “accessible”? What are some strategies for making online courses compliant with legal mandates, specifically, and more generally, welcoming to all students, including those with disabilities, who wish to engage in ... Read more

Expanded White House Smart Cities Initiative The White House just announced that it is expanding its Smart Cities Initiative with over $80 million in new Federal investments and a doubling of the number of participating cities and communities. These new investments and collaborations will help cities ... Read more

NSF Smart and Connected Communities Solicitation Preliminary Proposal Deadline Date: November 30, 2016 Full Proposal Deadline Date: February 16, 2017 NSF’s Smart & Connected Communities (S&CC) solicitation invites strongly interdisciplinary, integrative research and research capacity-building activities that will improve understanding of smart and connected communities and ... Read more

Register as an Expert for the European Commission The European Commission appoints independent experts to assist with research and innovation assignments including the evaluation of proposals, monitoring of projects, and evaluation of programmes, and design of policy. Members of the cyberlearning community are invited to register as an ... Read more

NSF PFI:BIC Smart Service Systems The newest Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity (PFI:BIC) solicitation is out, this year again with a focus on partnerships with industry to perform research that advance out-of-the-box smart technologies, testing them in service systems. See the PFI:BIC solicitation Service systems ... Read more

NSF DRK-12 Webinars If you are interested in applying for NSF Discovery Research PreK-12 funding (NSF DR K-12), you are invited to attend one of three upcoming informational webinars: September 19, 2016, 4:00-5:00pm ET September 23, 2016, 2:00-3:00pm ET September 26, 2016, 1:00-2:00pm ET REGISTER TO ATTEND Registration ... Read more


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