Mosaic: The EDC Podcast

EDC experts weigh in on current events and pressing challenges in education, health, and economic development around the world.

Welcome to Mosaic: The EDC Podcast. Listen in as our experts discuss a wide range of current topics and the innovative solutions that are being developed to address them. Check out all of our podcasts.

EDC’s Eden Badertscher and Stan Andrisse, director of the Prison to Professionals program discuss STEM Opportunities in Prison Settings (STEM-OPS), a new collaborative effort to improve STEM learning opportunities in prisons.

EDC’s Kit Yasin and Carrie Lewis discuss why interactive audio instruction (IAI) is so well suited for our current reality, and how ministries of education can begin implementing these educational programs.

Abigail Jurist Levy, director of EDC’s Coalition for Elementary Science, and Rebecca Katsh-Singer, the science curriculum coordinator for the Westborough Public Schools, discuss how the move to distance learning is affecting elementary science education.

EDC’s Paul Goldenberg and Kristen Reed discuss why they think programming is an effective tool for expressing mathematical ideas.

EDC's Diana Wogan and Josh Cox discuss how districts are implementing and assessing SEL programs. They also examine new research from the Regional Educational Laboratory Northeast and Islands at EDC about the availability of SEL assessment tools for school districts.

EDC’s Kirsten Peterson and Zoe Baptista offer teachers some tips for building community and promoting real learning in the online classroom.

Jerry Reed and Kristen Quinlan break down a new report from the CDC on mortality in the United States.

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