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Technology will never replace teachers. Instead, tech tools can play a key role in helping educators...
Scientific literacy supports students and adults alike in understanding headlines, making wise...
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EDC has been awarded funding from the National Science Foundation that will enable the global...

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On August 24 to 26, EDC joined its partners, the National Career Academy Coalition, University of...

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With a $1.38M grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute for Education Sciences,...

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David Jacobson, Adam Swanson, and Jerry Reed (shown left to right below) presented sessions and led...

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Watch how our Young Mathematicians program uses games to engage children in learning math and build their persistence.

Who We Are

Heather Lavigne

Heather Lavigne brings expertise in children’s early learning, including specific...

Jana Martella

Jana Martella is the Co-Director of the U.S. Department of Education (ED)-...

Jessica Auerbach

Jessica Auerbach brings expertise in child development, early childhood mental...

Daniel Light

Daniel Light focuses his research on the issues of school reform, social media,...