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Enhancing

Educational Opportunities for All

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Advancing

Knowledge about the Science of Learning

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Partnering

with Educators to Accelerate Improvement

Tim Nokes-Malach and research group

Preparing

the Next Generation of Learning Researchers

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Contributing

to Pitt, Pittsburgh, and the Well-being of our Region

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Connecting

at Home and Abroad

LRDC Mission

Understanding learning. Improving education.

The Learning Research and Development Center (LRDC) is dedicated to advancing knowledge about the science of learning and improving education practice and opportunities for all.

Five Dimensions of Our Mission »

Addressing Complex Challenges in Teaching & Learning...

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Our Research

Dr. Nokes-Malach and research group

Research Training

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Education Improvement

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Equity

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Connections & Contributions

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Alumni

Our Research Areas

Cognitive & Neural Foundations of Learning Developmental Processes & Outcomes Educational Opportunities, Equity, & Attainment Improvement Research in Education Informal & Life-long Learning Learning Technology Motivation & Engagement Reading & Language Reasoning, Decision Making, & Argumentation STEM connectivity icon

Events

Sep

26

Department of Neurobiology Special Lecture

2:00-300 PM, 6014 Conference Room - BST3 or ONLINE

Zachary Davis, PhD. Postdoctoral Researcher at Salk Institute for Biological Studies, San Diego County, California, will present "Roles for Structured Recurrent Network Activity in Neural Systems." Join the talk in person or use the Zoom link here.

Sep

26

dB-SERC Lunch Discussion

12:00-1:00 PM, ONLINE

During this dB-SERC lunch discussion, Sean Garrett-Roe from the Chemistry Department will give his second dB-SERC course transformation talk titled “Mastery Based Grading in Chemistry 1.” If you plan to attend, please sign up online.

Sep

27

Fall Neural Engineering Seminar

2:00-3:00 PM, ONLINE

Join Guosong Hong, Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering Stanford University, for the talk "Seeing the Sound: Optical and Ultrasonic Interfaces for Neuromodulation." Zoom link for neural engineering seminar here. Passcode: 989260

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