Latest News

Do TV 'Toons Teach?
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Shelley Pasnik is interviewed by the Anniston Star on the role of the Children's Television Act in bringing educational/informative children's programming to commercial TV.

New Tools, Old Contexts
Thursday, March 27, 2014

Dr. Daniel Light and Elizabeth Pierson have published a paper on the successful integration of tech tools into a traditional school system in Argentina.

Fostering Teacher Efficacy
Thursday, March 13, 2014

Dr. Deborah Rosenfeld writes about increasing preschool teachers' confidence and competence for teaching math to very young children, on the Learning and Teaching Blog.

Q&A About ELL
Friday, February 28, 2014

Pilar Gonzalez answers questions about educational technology for English Language Learners on the New America Media website.

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Play our four Possible Worlds games (online and on iTunes) that address common middle-school science misconceptions about photosynthesis, genetics, electricity, and heat transfer.

 

Whereabouts
Apr 24
Daniel and Michelle are spending the next two days at the University of Nebraska Lincoln, learning about value added modeling.
Apr 24
Pilar and Jim at the Ministerio de Cultura de Peru for the HASTAC2014 conference.
Apr 14
Babette is in Washington, DC, field-testing afterschool science activities with students with disabilities.