Pundit is a course recommendation and search tool. The alpha prototype employs a novel combination of data retrieval and data mining approaches to recommend courses to users based on a match between their profiles and course content. The system utilizes course management system and library e-reserves data to collect information about course content that is indexed and then matched with user profiles.
The Launch Pad project will encompass a set of activities designed to address the challenge of launching new educational products, services, institutions, and infrastructures in ways that allow them to have maximum impact in transforming the education sector.
The project will conduct research into the current options for launching new educational initiatives. It will create resources to support educators, researchers, and entrepreneurs in the development of new educational activities. It will also engage those actively involved in early stage activities looking for support.
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