Project Athena


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Project Athena

(project)
A distributed system project for support of educational and research computing at MIT. Much of the software developed is now in wider use, especially the X Window System.
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Hunkapi entered the contest for the second quarter of 2015, competing with the Pro Player Foundation and Project Athena.
They found that all students benefited from the intervention of Project Athena units of study designed for high-ability learners.
In Project Athena, VanTassel-Baska and Stambaugh also developed curricular units to help children of poverty increase advanced skills in the critical areas of reading comprehension, literary analysis, and persuasive writing.
Included as part of the conference were tours of MIT's AI Laboratory and of Project Athena, a multimedia project.
This Project Athena Foundation fundraiser will help other survivors like Heidi, Sandi, Lori and Sarah live their adventurous dreams as part of their recovery.
Finding concrete ways to help children of poverty develop advanced skills in the critical areas of reading comprehension and literary analysis, as well as persuasive writing, is the worthy goal tackled by Project Athena, a Javits program funded by the United States Department of Education and developed through the Center for Gifted Education at the College of William and Mary.
Table I summarizes four sets of multimedia tools and applications under development at MIT's Media Laboratory and Project Athena and successively identifies video editing issues raised by each.
s Project Athena provides some 800 networked engineering workstations for undergraduates to use in any way they find helpful to their education.

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