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Experts on K-12 education

Kristin  Boudreau

Professor Boudreau's research in literature, culture, and education is unified by broad concerns for justice, inclusion, and social progress. Her literary scholarship considers the ways literature helps to advance social... Read More

John A. Goulet

As coordinator of the Master of Mathematics for Educators program, long a part of the WPI Mathematical Sciences Department, professor John Goulet helps many secondary math teachers to gain a better appreciation of the depth and... Read More

Neil  Heffernan

Professor Heffernan researches how smarter technologies can help K-12 classrooms use technology more effectively and optimize student learning. His platform (ASSISTments) can run 100 different experiments comparing different... Read More

Erin R Ottmar

Professor Ottmar aims to develop and evaluate classroom interventions that improve mathematics teaching and learning. Her research focuses on the intersections of educational, cognitive, and developmental psychology. She is... Read More

Gillian  Smith
Gillian Smith
Associate Professor-Computer Science
Computer Science

Professor Smith is an award-winning game designer. Her interdisciplinary work merges technical research in AI and HCI with creative practice in textiles and games, with a view towards addressing social issues and broadening... Read More