Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR)
Institute of Education Sciences FY 2008 Awards
In FY 2008, Small Business Innovation Research program Fast-Track (Phase I and II) awards supported the following projects:
Current Conceptions, Inc.
Principal Investigator: Phillip Senger
Phase I and II "Fast-Track" project: Higher Learning at Higher Speeds: Using Time Compressed Animated Delivery (TCAD)
Empirical Education, Inc.
Palo Alto, CA
Principal Investigator: Robert Smith
Phase I and II "Fast-Track" project: MeasureResults: A Proposed Tool for Data Driven Decisions in Schools
Principal Investigator: Keith Donaldson
Phase I and II "Fast-Track" project: On-line Learning System to Advance Teaching of Hyper Molecular Modeling
Nimble Assessment Systems, Inc.
Principal Investigator: Michael Russell
Phase I and II "Fast-Track" project: Universal Assessment System to meet the Needs of Students Who are Deaf or use Braille to Read
One Planet Education, LLC
Principal Investigator: George Newman
Phase I and II "Fast-Track" project: Digital Earth Explorations Project (DEEP)
Select O Sep, LLC
Principal Investigator: Christina Gilpin
Phase I and II "Fast-Track" project: Electronic Chemistry Laboratory Workbook (ECLW)
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)
National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)
AbleLink Technologies, Inc.
Colorado Springs, CO
Principal Investigator: Daniel Davies
Title: ATLAS: An Accessible Testing, Learning, and Assessment System for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation.
Maple Grove, MN
Principal Investigator: Greg Seifert
Title: Wireless Wrist Device to Alert the Deaf of Sounds and Events in Their Environments
CreateAbility Concepts, Inc.
Principal Investigator: Stephen M. Sutter
Title: HearingCompanion: Handheld Portable Sound Identification and Critical Alerting Functionality for People Who Are Deaf or Have Hearing Loss
Life Technologies, LLC
Principal Investigator: Richard Lemoncello
Title: Television Assisted Promotion (TAP): Enhancing Rehabilitation Outcomes with Familiar Technology
Principal Investigator: Yupeng Ren
Title: A Low-Cost Portable/Wearable Device for Intelligent Stretching and Movement Training of Hypertonic Forearm in Stroke with Outcome Evaluation