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Fall 2019

Event TitleDatePresenterLink to event
Two Models for Improving Spatial ThinkingSeptember 6Dr. David Uttal, Ph.D.,
Northwestern University
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What Sticks and Why? Investigating—and Designing for—Both Change and PersistenceSeptember 13Dr. Elenor Anderson, Ph.D.
School of Education and Social Policy,
Northwestern University
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Improving teacher learning at scale: Lessons from a 10-year program of workSeptember 20Dr. Meg Bates, Ph.D.,
University of Chicago,
USTEM Education
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Impact of Awe on Memories of Learning at Art and Science MuseumsOctober 4Aaron Price, Ph.D.,
Museum of Science and Industry
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What’s space got to do with it? Understanding the role of the physical space, information, and technology in collaborative learning environmentsOctober 25Dr. Mike Tissenbaum, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, College of Education, Educational PsychologyView Event
Instructionally Supportive Tasks in Practice: Considerations of Equity and Inclusion during task enactmentNovember 8Krystal Madden,
Ph.D. Candidate, Learning Sciences,
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Designing for Heterogeneity in 21st Century Science Learning: Towards Critical Socio-Ecological Science EducationNovember 15Dr. Megan Bang, Professor of Learning Sciences, Northwestern UniversityView Event