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New App Applies Our Research
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Research from the Next Generation Preschool Math project informs a new math app for preschool kids, available today in the Apple App Store.

NSF Gives TwISLE a Spin
Monday, August 18, 2014

We're delighted to announce that the NSF has funded our study of the role of social media in public science discourse.

When Research and Common Sense Align
Thursday, July 31, 2014

Dr. Ashley Lewis Presser is co-author of "Positive Integration of Media for Children," on the Platform for Good blog.

Possible Worlds Website in eSchool News
Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Today's online eSchool News features an article on our new Possible Worlds website and explains some of the theory behind the digital games and activities we developed.

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
Oct 27
Peggy is in Arlington, VA, attending the Leadership Summit sponsored by the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) and the National Association of State Boards of Education.
Oct 21
Michelle is in New Jersey, observing middle-school science teachers build energy-efficient houses using balsam wood and popsicle sticks.
Oct 9
Peg, Noah, and John are attending the annual New York State Middle School Association meeting in Verona, NY.