eCROP stands for electronic-supported Communities Resolving Our Problems. eCROP makes the world's idea engine tangible, from its fundamental literacy to its problem engine processes to its economic entrepreneurship generators. If it is tangible enough, a sustainable education system can be built on it.
Thursday, March 15, 2012
ChronoZoom - wow!
ChronoZoom combines thinking from many of our content areas. It is a Web site as application, a new form of digital story telling, a history of everything timeline, a cross linking of the humanities and sciences and currently the first stage of a global community composition project. It is not completed, but it is far enough along that the project is seeking feedback:
It is a classic example of the power of melding different elements in the digital palette, so far including: text, 2D animation, images from photos to complex layered almost infinitely zoomable graphics, audio, video, programming and different levels of interactivity.
Here's a short news clip that gives a quick overview of its major concepts,