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WPI RESEARCH IMPROVES STEM LEARNING
The Learning Sciences & Technologies program’s ASSISTments uses—and is expanding—web-based tutoring in exciting and promising ways to increase K-12 student learning skills in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields.
- WPI Receives Grant for Development of Software Tools to Enhance Student Learning Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation funds work on technologies to measure student engagement and detect disengagement. >
- WPI Announces Faculty Promotions and Tenure Awards The awards recognize 12 distinguished members of the WPI faculty for their teaching, scholarship, and service. >
- WPI Professor is Elected President of New Educational Data Mining Society Educational data mining involves analyzing large quantities of data gathered in educational settings. >
- Study by Janice Gobert Cited in Science Magazine and its Weekly Podcast Gobert's work has demonstrated how drawing and explaining science concepts helps students develp a deep understanding of the material. >