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Company Information:

Name: Common Ground Publishing, LLC
Address: 2001 S 1st Street Suite 202
Champaign, IL 61820-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $350,000.00 3
SBIR Phase II $1,500,000.00 2

Award List:

The `Learning Element

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: William Cope
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
School-level curriculum design and instructional delivery is often traditional, not incorporating highly interactive, multimodal social media technologies where users generate content to provide feedback for learners and to support formative assessment. This project team will develop key elements… More

The `Learning Element

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: William Cope
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
  School-level curriculum design and instructional delivery is often traditional, not incorporating highly interactive, multimodal social media technologies where users generate content to provide feedback for learners and to support formative assessment. This project team will develop key… More

The u.learn Web2.0 Writing Platform

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: William Cope
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
In recent years there has been considerable public concern about the state of writing – a threshold skill for academic achievement, employment, and participation in today’s world. This project team will create a new technology tool designed to improve student writing performance and the… More

The u.learn Web2.0 Writing Platform

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: William Cope
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
In recent years there has been considerable public concern about the state of writing – a threshold skill for academic achievement, employment, and participation in today’s world. This project team will create a new technology tool designed to improve student writing performance and the… More

Infowriter: A Student Feedback And Formative Assessment Environment For Writing Information And Explanatory Texts

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: ED
Principal Investigator: William Cope
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
The project team is developing a prototype of InfoWriter, a Web 2.0 concept mapping tool and writing environment to support students in writing informational and explanatory texts. The product will be used in middle and high school English Language Arts classrooms, and others as appropriate, to… More