Shodor is a nonprofit in Durham, NC that develops computational science curriculum materials for students and educators. Below are several of the projects that I led or was a primary contributor to while working at Shodor from 2005-2009.

shodor websites

  • CSERD
    • CSERD

    • Technical Lead (2005-2009)
    • The Computational Science Education Reference Desk (CSERD), a pathway of NSDL, is a digital library of computational science education resources.
    • In 2007, CSERD was an Official Honoree of the Webby Awards
    • cserd.nsdl.org
  • Interactivate
    • Interactivate

    • UI Developer (2005-2006)
    • Interactivate is Shodor's flagship online resource for K-12 students. In 2005-2006, it was redesigned to provide easier access to resources
    • In 2007, Interactivate received an A+ review from Education World for both content and site design, and was an Official Honoree of the Webby Awards.
    • shodor.org/interactivate
  • Shodor Main Site
    • Shodor Main Website

    • Technical Lead (2007-2008)
    • In 2008, Shodor launched an updated version of its main website to provide easier access to tools and information.
    • shodor.org
  • DEAF STEM
    • DEAF-STEM Technical Terms

    • Technical Lead (2007-2009)
    • This site provides a forum for the development of new technical sign language. Additionally, it allows users to comment on/rate the effectiveness of different signs.
    • shodor.org/deafstemterms
  • SUCCEED
    • SUCCEED Website

    • SUCCEED is Shodor's workshop program. The SUCCEED website was redesigned to provide easier access to workshop information and curriculum materials.
    • shodor.org/succeed

shodor infrastructure

  • Code Image
    • Shodor Metadata Repository (SDR)

    • SDR aggregates metadata for all Shodor web pages. It powers search within Shodor and provides a syndicated search service for partner sites.
  • Code Image
    • Shodor Web Application Framework

    • An ORM framework, page templating system, login system, and other back-end code to power Shodor's sites.

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