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From remote rural regions to urban centers, students face obstacles that bar the road to their school...
As the education landscape evolves, an age-old question persists: How can we help students gain deeper...
In the U.S., over 10 million young people take part in out-of-school time programs that play a key...

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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

Mary Beth Piecham

Mary Beth Piecham, a highly skilled researcher, advances the field's knowledge of...

Ilene Kantrov

Ilene Kantrov has focused her career on developing innovative programs and...

Catherine McCulloch

Catherine McCulloch leads national initiatives that focus on bridging STEM...

Karen Shakman

Karen Shakman, an experienced researcher and evaluator, specializes in advancing...