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Far too few youth and adults have the skills and knowledge they need to excel in the workforce. Across...
Scientific literacy supports students and adults alike in understanding headlines, making wise...
Educators need rigorous research and evaluation to guide their actions as they enhance practice,...

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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

Megan Silander

Megan Silander conducts research that generates new insights into effective preK–...

Cynthia Hoisington

Cindy Hoisington believes that authentic, cognitively challenging science...

Selim Tezel

Selim Tezel brings extensive experience in mathematics and computer science...

Nancy Topping-Tailby

Nancy Topping-Tailby is an expert in developing and sustaining comprehensive early...