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The Big History Project

Primary Investigator(s): Bob Bain

Funding Agency: Big History Project, LLC

Amount: $346,440

Period: 1/1/2011 - 8/31/2013

Big History Project has a goal of creating a new online course targeting 9th graders that begins the study of history at the largest scales possible, the origin of the universe. The project hopes to reinvigorate students' interest in science, history, and math and offer a breakthrough online experience for students, teachers, and administrators. This project will draft initial course learning outcomes, design assessment, literacy and professional development strategies, and refine and revise the curriculum