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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

Nov

29

Department of Neurobiology Special Seminar

4:00 – 5:00 pm - Biomedical Science Tower 3 (BST3) 6014

Erin Rich, Icahn School of Medicine – Department of Neuroscience, Mount Sinai and the Friedman Brain Institute, presents “Neural Coding for Flexible Behavior in Prefrontal Cortex.”

Nov

30

Cognitive Talk Series

12:00-1:00 PM, Murdoch building, 4th floor conference room

Douglas Getty will present "Using Visual Context to Test the Structural Prediction Account of Non-Literal Representation." There will be lunch at 11:30 on the 4th floor patio before the talk. Please also note we are only meeting for 30 minutes this week! View upcoming Cognitive Talks and add the feed to your calendar here.

Nov

30

PNC Milestone

2:00 PM, ONLINE

Jack Burgess will present " ImaginAgents: Adaptive Imagination-augmented Agents for Prospective Learning." Zoom link here.

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