Latest News

What Just Happened?
Friday, January 23, 2015

Dr. Peggy Clements is a co-author of a new research report on the ways in which schools are using online courses for their students.

They're Listing a List—We're Making It Twice!
Tuesday, December 16, 2014

The editors and reviewers of Common Sense Media's Graphite platform have selected work from two of our projects for their list of Best EdTech of 2014.

NSF Announces Funding for Science Learning+
Tuesday, December 2, 2014

As part of the Science Learning+ initiative, the NSF has funded our investigation of digital badges as assessments in informal science learning.

Technology for the World's Children
Thursday, November 20, 2014

Dr. Daniel Light is the author of a chapter on technology, teaching, and learning in the UN's State of the World's Children 2015 report.

Study: Transmedia Math Supplement is Effective

Preschoolers who participated in a 10-week PBS KIDS Transmedia Math Supplement with videos and activities acquired essential math skills.

Whereabouts
Jan 30
Pilar is in the Bay area observing how teachers and students use digital media and attending a summit on digital badges for educators.
Jan 21
Shelley is in DC for a Ready To Learn advisory board meeting, representing our team's work on two recent studies.
Jan 20
John is in Orlando, FL, this week to attend the Florida Eductaional Technology Conference—one of the Big Three edtech conferences in the US!