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Spencer COVID-19 Related Research Grants

The Spencer Foundation is accepting applications on a rolling basis with budgets up to $50,000 for projects ranging from one to three years to support education research projects that will contribute to understanding the rapid shifts in education in this time of crisis and change. Learn more Full proposal deadline: May 18, 2020 and June […]

Meet Ana-Paula Correia

Ana Correla

Ana-Paula Correia is an Associate Professor in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction and a faculty member with the Human-Computer Interaction graduate program at Iowa State University.

Collaborative Research: Precision Learning: Data-Driven Experimentation of Learning Theories using Internet-of-Videos

10/1/19-9/30/21 PI: Dongwon Lee, Pennsylvania State University (Award Details) This is a project to study what works to help students learn more effectively in the context of the ASSISTments system. ASSISTments is an online system that provides both assistance to students and real time assessment data to teachers. ASSISTments now supports 100,000 students who have […]

CAREER: Dialogue Engagement for Educational Robots

6/1/20-5/31/25 PIs: Heather Pon-Barry Mount Holyoke College Award Details The activities in this Faculty Early Career Development project are rooted in a social educational robot that collaborates with students in STEM learning. The robot acts as a peer learner who asks students to teach them how to approach mathematics and computer science problems. The process […]

Doctoral Consortium Workshop at the Learning Analytics and Knowledge Conference 2020

3/1/20-2/28/21 PIs: Michael Brown, Stephanie Teasley Iowa State University Award Details Data intensive research is becoming increasingly important across all scientific disciplines. In particular, the field of education research is experiencing a revolution in methodology due to the increasing digitization of the learning process. The Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR) is a key player […]

Call for Nominations: ISLS Early Career Award

Deadline extended to: May 1, 2020 The International Society of the Learning Sciences (ISLS) Early Career Award recognizes learning scientists who have made exciting and innovative contributions to the field during the early years following their Ph.D. Each year ISLS will select up to two awardees. Nominations can only be made by an ISLS member. […]