Fraser Young Explorer Project
A project to develop interactive handheld devices that offers self-guided field-based educational tours for disadvantaged school children visiting remote environments.
Ian Potter Foundation with additional cash contribution from Queensland Water [2008-2010]
Christian Jones, Matthew Willis, Elizabeth Ryan, Chris Dann, Bill Allen, Bill Carter, Kora
The project developed GPS triggered content and activities allowing students to complete education tasks, report findings and blog experiences using mobile devices. Teachers can also create location-based educational experiences using a content management system. The data is synchronised and available to students for project work on return to school.