News & Events

News

News

Dr. Danielle McNamara, Professor of Psychology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Senior Scientist in the Institute for the Science of Teaching and Learning at ASU presented at the TEDxASU event March 22nd at the Tempe Center for the Arts. Dr. McNamara is an international expert in...
Dr. Michelene T.H. Chi was invited by three universities to discuss the theme: “ICAP (Interactive > Constructive > Active > Passive): A Theoretical Framework for Active Learning to Promote Deeper Understanding.” ICAP is a framework that takes the perspective of the learners, and defines...
The Institute for the Science of Teaching and Learning is happy to announce that our colloquium speakers are now available on video. So, if you missed any presentations this year, they are still available to you online. Val Shute, Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology and Learning...
Dr. Nancy Cooke and Dr. Scotty Craig, the co-directors of the ASU-ADL partnership lab (https://adl.asu.edu/), man the Advanced Distributed Learning (https://www.adlnet.gov/) contribution to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) exhibit at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and...
ASU’s Institute for the Science of Teaching and Learning has established a Partnership Lab with the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative. ADL is a US government program reporting to the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Force Education and Training, under the Office of the...
Dr. Michelene Chi, Director of the Learning and Cognition Lab in ISTL, has been awarded the prestigious Edward Lee Thorndyke Lifetime Career Achievement Award for the original, and significant contributions she has made in the field of educational psychology over the last 41 years. The award is...

Events

Upcoming Events

Friday, April 7, 2017 - 10:30
Art Graesser, Professor at the University of Memphis, and Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Oxford will speak about learning environments such as AutoTutor that help students learn by holding conversations.

Past Events

Past Events

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 12:00
Amy Baylor, Program Officer with the National Science Foundation shared results of studies that simulate the social aspects of teaching and learning with virtual humans as pedagogical agents.
Friday, February 3, 2017 - 10:30
Val Shute, Professor in the Instructional Systems Program at Florida State University, spoke about the power of gaming to support learning with the use of stealth assessment techniques.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 12:00
Learn about the presentations from nominated faculty who shared their innovative teaching and learning experiences inspired by ASU’s interdisciplinary environment.
Monday, January 2, 2017 - 12:00
View abstracts, posters and videos from the 2017 Learning Innovation Showcase.
Monday, October 31, 2016 - 10:30
John Sabatini, from the ETS Reading Research Team, with the Educational Testing Service spoke about research and development conducted as part of the Reading for Understanding (RfU) assessment project.