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Crypto Club
About This Site
Math Stuff

This website is being developed by the CryptoClub Project at the University of Illinois at Chicago and eduweb.


Logo: UIC
The CryptoClub Project develops classroom and web-based material to teach cryptography and related mathematics, as well as material to support teachers of these topics. The project is a collaboration between UIC's Learning Sciences Research Institute, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, and School of Art and Design.



Logo: Eduweb
Eduweb develops award-winning digital learning games and interactives about art, history, science, and technology for museums, zoos, and other educational organizations.



Logo: NSF
This Material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number 0840313. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.



UIC CryptoClub Project Team:

Janet Simpson Beissinger, Principal Investigator
Learning Sciences Research Institute and
Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science

Bonnie Saunders, Co-Principal Investigator
Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science

Daria Tsoupikova, Co-Principal Investigator
School of Art and Design and
Electronic Visualization Laboratory

Susan Goldman, Co-Principal Investigator
Department of Psychology and
Learning Sciences Research Institute

Vera Pless, Professor Emerita
Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science

Rodney Harris, Senior Researcher
Learning Sciences Research Institute

Gail Tang, Graduate Research Assistant (graduated 2012)
Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science

Debra Levine, Project Coordinator
Learning Sciences Research Institute


Website Development Credits:

Project Director: Janet Beissinger, UIC             Producer: David T. Schaller, eduweb

Mathematics and Cryptography Content Development:
Janet Beissinger and Bonnie Saunders

Website and Game Design:
Janet Beissinger, Bonnie Saunders, David Schaller, Daria Tsoupikova

Website and Game Production:
Steve Wagner, graphic designer and illustrator, eduweb
Paul Gardner, web developer, eduweb
Mark Steudel, web developer, eduweb
Russ Lunsford, Unity developer, eduweb
Oleg Shmykov, Unity developer, eduweb
Matthew Paris, 3D artist
Josephine Liang, web developer
Niilo Tipper, web developer

Production of previous CryptoClub Website:
Yu Huang, UIC
Rong Zeng, UIC

Comics:
Art, Creative Design and Production:
Daria Tsoupikova

Story Development:
Daria Tsoupikova
Janet Beissinger, Bonnie Saunders, David Schaller


Research:

UIC Research Team:
Janet Beissinger, Bonnie Saunders, Rodney Harris, Gail Tang, Debra Levine, Susan Goldman

Project Evaluation by American Institutes for Research
Jonathan Margolin, Project Director
Briana Martin
Feng Liu
Karen Melchior


UIC Administration:
Eve Boles, Business Manager


Advisors:
Neal Koblitz, Department of Mathematics, University of Washington
David Singer, Department of Mathematics, Case Western Reserve University
Scot Osterweil, Education Arcade, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
David Schaafsma, Department of English, University of Illinois at Chicago
Vera Pless, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago