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NSF EAGER Opportunity: Cyberlearning & AI

The interplay between AI, machine learning, and cybersecurity will continue to introduce new opportunities and challenges in the security of AI as well as AI for cybersecurity. NSF DCL: Cybersecurity Education in the Age of Artificial Intelligence seeks to fund fund a small number of EAGER grants to encourage advances in cybersecurity education. NSF seeks […]

Call for Papers for ISLS 2021

Papers, Posters, Symposia are due November 6, 2020. Preconference Workshops and Tutorials are due December 11, 2020. Visit the ISLS 2021 Website for more information. The International Society of the Learning Sciences Annual Meeting 2021 will be held at Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, Germany, June 7-11, 2021. This meeting marks the move from biannual meetings of […]

Two Postdoc Openings for CIRCLS

CIRCL will be transforming into the Center for Integrative Research in Computer and Learning Sciences (CIRCLS) – our three-year NSF proposal was just recently awarded! CIRCLS will have two postdoc positions, and these will be awesome opportunities for leadership, scholarship, and networking. In particular, the positions will offer unique opportunities to (1) gain an overview […]

Call for Papers on Makerspaces – due August 15

Call for Papers: Designing, Evaluating and Assessing Learning and Engagement in School, Library, Museum and Community Makerspaces. This special issue will bring together articles from projects that have explored conceptualizing and designing assessment of learning and engagement in Makerspaces from a variety of approaches and theoretical frameworks. Submissions due August 15, 2020.

ISLS 2021 – Papers due November 6

ISLS 2021 will be held June 7-11, 2020 at Ruhr-Universität Bochum in Bochum, Germany. This Annual Meeting will bring together the international community of the learning sciences in a new format building on the past two programs: Learning Sciences (LS) program and Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) program. Papers due November 6, 2020 Workshops and tutorials […]

NSF Convergence Accelerator Expo 2020

NSF Convergence Accelerator program is hosting CA Expo 2020 on July 1-2, 2020 – a virtual meeting that provides an opportunity for all of the funded Convergence Accelerator projects in the Open Knowledge Network and AI & Future of Work/National Talent Ecosystem tracks to share information about their projects with the public. Each project will […]

NSF ECR Webinar Series

Thursdays from June 11 to July 30, 2020, 3-4 pm ET / 12-1 pm PT NSF EHR Core Research (ECR) program officers will provide an overview of the funding opportunities available in the EHR Core Research Solicitation (NSF 19-508) and answer questions from participants. Registration is required so that NSF can communicate with you before […]

Living with AI: The Human Impacts of AI

AAAS Virtual Symposium, June 11, 2020, 9:00-4:30 (EDT) Artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly changing how we think about every aspect of our daily lives, impacting our food, health, work, and society. Public discourse often focuses on AI as‌ ‌a‌ ‌social‌ ‌good‌ ‌that‌ ‌will‌ ‌increase‌ ‌efficiency‌ ‌and‌ ‌improve‌ ‌outcomes for all,‌ without examining how racial, ethnic, […]