The E-Learning Objects Database Project
In view of the intensive development of online teaching aids in
The Learning Objects Database will initially include projects developed within the framework of the Second Call issued by VATAT (The Planning and Budgeting Committee of the Council for Higher Education): "Implementation of Learning Technologies in Institutions of Higher Education." These and other materials will be accessible in the database following their cataloging, examination and peer review. The project will include the definition of standards and the adaptation of international ones to Israeli needs, such as support in Hebrew, and will be constructed on the basis of models of similar sites presently operating around the world with great success.
The consolidation of the principles for the definition of an Israeli objects characterization standard (ISRACore) is performed by a work group in which all the bodies active in this field in
The adoption of the Israeli standard, ISRACore, by bodies operating in this field will assist to create a common language among the various databases in
MEITAL (IUCEL) has signed an agreement with MERLOT on behalf of MACHBA (IUCC) and the Israeli Internet Association (ISOC-IL) for the developing of an Israeli learning objects repository. MERLOT is a leading American repository of online learning materials. The Israeli repository is to be called MAOR - Meta-data and Object Repository.
For further information concerning the establishment of the database and its mission, please contact: email@example.com