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Ms. Gail Wheatley

Executive Director

Edheads

Direct Phone: (614) ***-****       

Email: g***@***.org

Edheads

5802 Wooden Plank Road

Hilliard, Ohio 43026

United States

Company Description

We believe that the Internet is a powerful educational tool, which should be used to help students learn and teachers teach in exciting and unique ways. We create innovative learning experiences that motivate the student and promote additional learning an... more

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Director of Electronic Education
Center of Science and Industry

Executive Director
Cybervation , Inc.

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Deep Brain Stimulation and a Sponsor-Based Business Model | Children's Technology Review

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"Giving a middle or high school student a realistic sense of a career like medicine early on can make a big difference in their long term plans," said Gail Wheatley, Edheads Executive Director; who is also the Director of Electronic Education at the Center of Science and Industry in Columbus, Ohio (www.cosi.org). Wheatley admitted that her own desire to create these types of simulations was inspired in part by her own joyless science education that included a failed attempt at being a veterinarian.

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According to EdHeads founder Gail Wheatley, who I interviewed by phone, Edheads does have the online equivalent of a tip jar for donations, which, together with Google Ad Sense generates "just a few thousand dollars per year" for overhead, which includes to keep a busy server in operation. Other than that, it's the Public Broadcasting, find a sponsor model that keeps the Edheads lights on. "Creating a simulation like Deep Brain can cost between $50,000 and $150,000 depending on the amount of animation" said Wheatley.
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Since Deep Brain lauched on March 20th 2010, Wheatley told me the site has greaty surpassed their expectations.
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The other is a limited business game called Design a Cell Phone, paid for by Motorola Foundation and The Ohio State University College of Engineering that has attracted 536,578 unique visitors in it's first 2 1/2 months according to Wheatley.
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Ms. Wheatley is particularly excited by the idea of mixing fashion with nanotechnology, to attract the interest of girls.


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"We were thrilled to bring together a trauma-related activity with Cardinal Health Foundation's long-term commitment to drug abuse prevention education," Gail Wheatley, executive director of Edheads, said "The resulting activity is an engaging way to learn science, learn more about various medical careers, but most of all it's a great way to learn the dangers inherent in abusing prescription drugs."


"We were thrilled to bring together ...

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"We were thrilled to bring together a trauma-related activity with Cardinal Health Foundation's long-term commitment to drug abuse prevention education," Gail Wheatley, executive director of Edheads, said "The resulting activity is an engaging way to learn science, learn more about various medical careers, but most of all it's a great way to learn the dangers inherent in abusing prescription drugs."


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"We were thrilled to bring together a trauma-related activity with Cardinal Health Foundation's long-term commitment to drug abuse prevention education," said Gail Wheatley, executive director of Edheads.


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"We were thrilled to bring together a trauma-related activity with Cardinal Health Foundation's long-term commitment to drug abuse prevention education," said Gail Wheatley, executive director of Edheads.

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