Dr. Brookes wins SPORE award

David Brookes, along with Dr. Eugenia Etkina at Rutgers University, collaborated to create a web site, the “Rutgers Physics Teaching Technology Resource.” Because of the site’s innovation in helping students grasp physics concepts, it was selected to receive theScience Prize for Online Resources in Education (SPORE). Essays by SPORE winners are published in Science. The SPORE prize was created to encourage innovation and excellence in education and to provide access to students, educators, and the general public to high-quality on-line resources.