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Survey: Parents Want to Help Young Children Learn Science
Thursday, March 8, 2018

EDC Vice President Shelley Pasnik has published a description of our latest research about young children's science learning in the Washington Post "Answer Sheet."

New Research: Early Science Learning is Critical
Thursday, March 1, 2018

A new report on an innovative study of parents and the educational activities they do with their children finds that half of parents do not feel very confident when it comes to supporting thier children's science learning.

Connected Science Learning & Urban Environmental Science
Monday, January 22, 2018

The National Science Teachers Association journal Connected Science Learning has published a research brief about our Plum Rx study of urban families and environmental science learning.

5,500 and Climbing
Friday, December 22, 2017

The most-viewed DRK-12 video in this year's CADRE Video Showcase was produced by our Math for All project.

Zoom In Tool for US History and Literacy Skills

We've launched a website with a free tool for teaching middle-school history, funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.