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Best of the Web Nominations 2011: Education

People's Choice Voting Open March 25 - April 7, 2011 [login required]

Institution, Site Nominated By Votes People's Choice
Never Lost: Polynesian Navigation
Isabel Hawkins 0
British Museum
Young explorers
David Prudames 0
Foundation for the National Archives
Jennifer Guibord 1
USS Constitution Museum
A Sailor's Life for Me!
Rebecca Parmer 3
National Museum of American History
Van Valen's Gold Rush Journey
Naomi Coquillon 2
Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
Coming of Age in the Holocaust, Coming of Age Now
Alice Rubin 0
Chabot Space & Science Center
Bill Nye's Climate Lab Online
Lisa Wisniewski 9
The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
The History of Vaccines
Karie Youngdahl 1
The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College
Tang Museum, Skidmore College
John Weber 1
Australian Centre for the Moving Image
ACMI Generator
Michael Parry 0
Minnesota Historical Society
Becoming Minnesotan: Stories of Recent Immigrants and Refugees
Rose Sherman 0
Powerhouse Museum
Go Play
Renae Mason 0
The Museum of Modern Art
MoMA Courses Online
Beth Harris 1
The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago
Teaching the Middle East: A Resource for Educators
Wendy Ennes 1
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Nuit Hansgen 5
Smithsonian Institution's Human Origins Program
What Does It Mean to Be Human?
Sarah Banks 3

About the Best of the Web Awards

Each registered user on may nominate one site each year. Sites are reviewed by a Panel and awards will be given April 8, 2011 at Museums and the Web. In addition, registered users will choose a site as People's Choice, by voting for their favourite.

These sites have been nominated for Best of the Web 2011 in the Education category.

For full details and deadlines see the Nomination, Review and People's Choice Voting Process.