Mashups using the same API (15)
The DC stands for DonorsChoose (not District of Columbia). This site lets you sign up for alerts for when classrooms in your interest area need donations.
HereKid analyzes classroom project and donation data for the largest US cities, pulled on a regular basis from the DonorsChoose API
A partnership between NBC Universal and DonorsChoose.org. The site lets you search for schools in need of support in your area.
The final post of this three-part series features information about adaptive learning technology and integration with legacy systems.
At the time of this writing, there are 197 APIs listed in the Education Category of the ProgrammableWeb API Directory. A few of the leading APIs in this category include Khan Academy, Edmodo and Schoology.
BrainHoney offers a distributed eLearning platform. Teachers can create course content on the site and students can interact with the content, even submitting their assignments through the system. The company boasts that its product is used in all 50 US states and in 54 countries internationally. With this scale of adoption, offering the BrainHoney API seems to be the next step in further captivating their happy customers would be to allow them to build their own custom interfaces to the system.
||The ARSnova API integrates learning management systems in an open source environment. HTTPS callbacks can be performed with SSL web socket encryption. JSON formats are available under OAuth2...||Education||11.19.2016|
||The Curriki Search API integrates search for educational open source features into web services. Searches cover text-based query, subject category, type of resource, grade level, and review rating....||Education||09.29.2016|
LearnCube Virtual Classroom
||The LearnCube Virtual Classroom API integrates online teaching and learning features in REST architecture. It is available with JSON responses and token authentication. As a learning management...||Education||09.13.2016|
Harvard University CS50 Courses
||This API provides a RESTful interface and allows you to request data programmatically from CS50 Courses in JSON, JSONP, or XML format. At least once per day, CS50 synchronizes with the Courses of...||Education||08.26.2016|
Harvard University CS50 Food
||This API provides a RESTful interface and allows you to retrieve Harvard University Dining menus in JSON, JSONP, or XML. Each night, CS50 screen-scrapes nutritional facts, menus, and recipes from...||Food||08.26.2016|