Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 7/29/15  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Ms. Gail Wheatley

Wrong Gail Wheatley?

Executive Director

Phone: (614) ***-****  
Email: g***@***.org
Local Address:  Columbus , Ohio , United States
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...   more

Employment History

41 Total References
Web References
COSI Columbus | Education Awards, 9 Sept 2011 [cached]
2008 Gail Wheatley, (former) Director of COSI's Electronic Education programs,
"We were thrilled to bring together ..., 15 Jan 2014 [cached]
"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.
"We were thrilled to bring together ..., 3 Feb 2014 [cached]
"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."
Virtual Reality Lets Young Children Be Knee Surgeons | VResources, 12 July 2007 [cached]
The surgeons who were consultants for the sites just wouldn't let us have aliens exploding out of chests or body parts that screamed," Gail Wheatley, Executive Director of Edheads, said in the press release. (...)
Deep Brain Stimulation and a Sponsor-Based Business Model | Children's Technology Review, 31 May 2011 [cached]
"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 ( 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.
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.
Since Deep Brain lauched on March 20th 2010, Wheatley told me the site has greaty surpassed their expectations.
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.
Ms. Wheatley is particularly excited by the idea of mixing fashion with nanotechnology, to attract the interest of girls.
Other People with the name "Wheatley":
Other ZoomInfo Searches
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.