LRDC Research Areas

Advancing Knowledge about the Science of Learning

We bring together researchers from the cognitive, developmental, social, educational, and computational sciences. We take a highly collaborative and interdisciplinary approach to studying a wide range of types of learning across varied settings. Our research on learning aims to contribute both to a just and equitable society and to building a future where everyone can develop the knowledge, skills, and agency they need to fully participate in society and thrive.
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