In March 2014, the LIFE Center led a delegation of learning scientists to an international convention in Shanghai, China. LIFE Center scientists Patricia Kuhl and Andrew Meltzoff shared their recent research findings with researchers from China, Europe, and South America, and with policy makers from 21 nations. Read more.
Phil Bell, LIFE Co-Director and Co-PI, co-chaired a National Research Council report on informal science learning released on January 14, 2009. Read more.
An article in Science magazine (July 17, 2009), entitled "Foundations for a New Science of Learning," was co-written by Andrew Meltzoff and Patrica Kuhl, LIFE Center Leads, with Javier Movellan and Terrence Sejnowski of the Temporal Dynamics of Learning Center. Read more.
In January 2012, the LIFE Center led a delegation of scientists from NSF's Science of Learning Centers to the OECD in Paris, France. LIFE Center scientists Patricia Kuhl, Andrew Meltzoff, and Roy Pea shared recent research findings in an interactive forum with policymakers from around the world. Read more.
Roy Pea, LIFE Co-Director and Co-PI, gave an invited keynote address at e-Learning Week in Seoul, South Korea, on September 17, 2010. Read more.
"d.compress: Designing Calm" graduate course featured in the New York Times, reporting on "an emerging field that seeks to alleviate stress by embedding mindfulness into the devices that pervade contemporary life" Read more.
LIFE Lead Dan Schwartz and LIFE graduate Dylan Arena publish book on new types of assessments for the digital age of learning and teaching Read more.
Patricia Kuhl, LIFE Center PI and Director, interviewed on Science Friday! Read more.