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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.

Back to Basics for Better Data
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Dr. Peggy Clements is the author of “The Need for Better Data about K-12 Online Learning: Starting with How and Why” on the EDC’s Learning and Teaching Division blog.

The Ruby Realm Pops Up on BrainPOP
Monday, November 3, 2014

The Ruby Realm, one of the digital games from our Possible Worlds project, is now available from BrainPOP.

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.

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.

Nov 20
Bill, Jim, and Noah are in Boston at the National Council for the Social Studies conference, running the Zoom In booth, and speaking on argumentation in the US history classroom.
Nov 6
Jaime, Yelee, and Shelley are joining thousands of preschool teachers in Dallas for NAEYC's annual conference, presenting some of our early learning math research for the Ready to Learn initiative.
Nov 4
Peggy is in Palm Springs, CA, at the iNACOL conference with colleagues from the REL Midwest Virtual Education Research Alliance, a researcher-practitioner partnership. We will be presenting on work we’ve conducted together over the past 2 years.