EDC, Mount Washington Observatory (MWO) in North Conway, NH, and additional partners have been awarded $1,196,000 in a three-year federal grant to promote data science education in rural middle schools in New Hampshire and Maine.
EDC and Transforming Education have partnered with the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to provide school districts with intensive professional development academies focused on social and emotional learning and mental health.
Education Development Center (EDC) has received a grant of $1.55 million from The John A. Hartford Foundation to support the National Collaboratory to Address Elder Mistreatment, Model Implementation. The intervention will implement and evaluate the Elder Mistreatment Emergency Department Care Model within six diverse emergency departments over 30 months.
EDC has been awarded a Mid-Phase Education Innovation Research (EIR) grant to build capacity across urban, rural, and suburban regions in Illinois for implementing the Math for All professional development program.
EDC announces the launch of the Coalition for Elementary Science. The kick-off event for the Coalition will be the Elementary Science Summit: Preparing K–5 for a STEM Future, November 30, at EDC headquarters in Waltham.
EDC Distinguished Scholar Al Cuoco was recently honored by the Mathematical Association of America, the world’s largest community of mathematicians, which presented him with its prestigious Mary P. Dolciani Award.