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Scientific literacy supports students and adults alike in understanding headlines, making wise...
Strong literacy skills are passports to academic and career success. Across the U.S., EDC helps early...
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Girls Looking Through Magnifying Glass

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

Brenda Potter

Brenda Potter is an expert in child development, early care and education, and...

Lauren Katzman

Lauren Katzman is deeply committed to advancing systemic changes in K–12 education...

Diane Schilder

Diane Schilder leads research, evaluation, and policy analysis initiatives that...

Cynthia Hoisington

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