Co-creation of Knowledge in Technology-Enhanced Communities of Learning

Yael Barel


The LINKS Israel Center or Research Excellence is celebrating it's culminating fith year of research at Beit Daniel , in Zichron Yaacov, together with international and very well known guests: 

Prof. Christopher Hoadley - Steinhart, NYU

Barel, Y., & Baram-Tsabari, A. (2015). Characteristics of Science News Coverage in Israel. Paper presented as a talk in The 19th conference of the Israel Communication Association, The Open University, Ra’anana (April 1).
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Event date: 
17/09/2014 - 09:00

Following the tradition that began with the establishment of our I-CORE, the LINKS Community meets again for a fascinating encounter of two consecutive days during which lectures, workshops and meetings will be held. 

Event date: 
13/10/2013 - 10:00

In the scientific world, breakthroughs and new achievements are emerging every day in a variety of scientific fields. Though the research is abundant and innovative, it rarely comes to the attention of the public.

Ass. Prof. Ayelet Baram-Tsabari research group: ›Involving science teachers in designing an online "Shadow Syllabus" that integrates the voice of the students. ›With Prof. Yael Kali ›PhD students: Hani Swirski (2013), Jenny Spector (2014) ›Expressions of science literacy in reader comments to socio-scientific online coverage. ›PhD student: Esti Laslo (2010) ›Evidence-based science communication policy in Israel: science in the media status report. ›Master student: Yael Barel (2012) ›Collaboration with Ne’eman Institute. ››Using aggregated search engine data to identify public interest in science. ›Collaboration with Dr. Elad Segev, Tel-Aviv University ›Science communication in the new media. ›PhD student: Aviv Sharon (2014) ››The Polio vaccination crisis in the social media: knowledge and trust. ›Collaboration with Prof. Bruce Lewenstein and Dr. Dima Epstein from Cornell University

Mrs. Yael Barel

Yael Barel is a Master's student conducting her research under the supervision of Assit. Prof. Ayelet Baram-Tsabari at the Department of Education in Science and Technology, at the Technion, Haifa.

The study examines the characteristics of science news coverage in the Israeli media.