A Specialized Search Assistant for Learning Objects

@article{CurlangoRosas2011ASS,
  title={A Specialized Search Assistant for Learning Objects},
  author={Cecilia Curlango-Rosas and Gregorio A. Ponce and Gabriel L{\'o}pez-Morteo},
  journal={TWEB},
  year={2011},
  volume={5},
  pages={21:1-21:29}
}
The Web holds a great quantity of material that can be used to enhance classroom instruction. However, it is not easy to retrieve this material with the search engines currently available. This study produced a specialized search assistant based on Google that significantly increases the number of instances in which teachers find the desired learning objects as compared to using this popular public search engine directly. Success in finding learning objects by study participants went from 80… CONTINUE READING
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