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  1. New Delhi: Multimedia Makers Can Meet Face-to-Face, Too!

    from ltd.edc.org Tony Streit and Kate Goddard delivered a professional development training in New Delhi to 23 Adobe Youth Voices educators from six Indian states and nine countries—East Timor, Egypt, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Nepal, Romania, Russia, Uganda, and Thailand. ...

  2. Ford PAS: Next Generation Learning Sees Results in Nashville

    from ltd.edc.org In Nashville, Leslie Hergert and Jessica Juliuson  took part in an end-of-school-year celebration of teachers’ work at Glencliff High School’s Ford Academy of Business. The Ford PAS Next Generation Learning initiative (a collaboration of EDC and the Ford ...

  3. Executive Functions in Education Research and Development: Why It Matters to Me

    from ltd.edc.org Dr. Jess Gropen  is the Co-Principal Investigator of three research projects funded by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) at the U.S. Department of Education: Assessing the Efficacy of a Comprehensive Intervention in Physical Science on Head Start ...

  4. New Insights into Youth Motivation in STEM Learning

    from ltd.edc.org Sarita Pillai has extensive expertise in managing national resource centers, providing technical assistance, building and sustaining communities of practice, and developing powerful technology-based resources including SMARTR Virtual Learning Experiences, ...

  5. Bringing History Alive with Online Primary Sources

    from ltd.edc.org Liz Farmer works with educators nationwide to build capacity for high-quality, research-based online learning programs. She designs online curriculum and provides training and follow-up support for educational organizations implementing online or blended ...

  6. Helping Preschool Teachers Cultivate Young Scientists

    from ltd.edc.org Cynthia Hoisington, a Senior Curriculum/Instructional Design Associate, has extensive experience developing innovative instructional resources and instructing and mentoring early childhood teachers in language, literacy, and science education. She has ...

  7. A Common Core for All: English Language Learners and the CCSS

    from ltd.edc.org Cerelle Morrow brings more than 16 years of experience in classroom teaching, designing and implementing professional development, and developing curricula in the field of adolescent literacy and English language learners. Her work for the past decade has ...

  8. Cultivating a STEM-Savvy Workforce

    from ltd.edc.org Joyce Malyn-Smith is a national expert on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce development. She has a deep knowledge of how learners develop skills to prepare for productive and rewarding work life. And, she has a special ...

  9. Strong PI/Evaluator Partnerships: A "User's Guide"

    from ltd.edc.org Leslie Goodyear, PhD,   brings more than 16 years of experience evaluating educational projects and programs at local, regional, national, and international levels. Goodyear, the President-Elect of the American Evaluation Association and Associate Editor ...

  10. Curriculum Readies Students for Civic Life, College, & Careers

    from ltd.edc.org Eliza P. Fabillar is an expert in high school reform, student-centered learning, systems change, professional development, and instructional design. She specializes in helping districts and high schools build capacity to bridge research and practice and ...