March 2018 J-WEL Week Videos | MIT J-WEL

March 2018 J-WEL Week Videos

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Date: 22 March 2018

Executive Director of the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics, Dr. Chris Caplice, describes his experiences and challenges putting together the first MicroMasters recognized by MIT....

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Date: 20 March 2018

Angie Belcher, pK-12 @ J-WEL Faculty Co-Director and MIT professor, is convinced that even the most complicated concepts can be translated for the youngest learners. In this clip, she discusses...

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Date: 20 March 2018

pK-12 @ J-WEL's Faculty Co-Director, Prof. Angie Belcher, shares her passion for transforming STEM education for kids. She argues that we underestimate what kids can do, as well as their...

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Date: 20 March 2018

Design-based research (DBR) is a framework which aims to offer a means for educational researchers to evaluate, iterate, and refine educational innovations as well as their underlying assumptions...

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Date: 20 March 2018

Associate Director of the MIT Integrated Learning Initiative (MITili) Jeff Dieffenbach debunks common myths about learning. He also presents the latest research on learning science, including...

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Date: 20 March 2018

Hanan Khader, CEO of HelloWorldKids, describes how she created coding languages for children, as well as a simplified computer science curriculum, that were integrated and blended with the core...

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Date: 20 March 2018

MIT Associate Professor of Cognitive Science Laura Schulz describes the work of MIT's Early Childhood Cognition Lab in its efforts to understand the basic computations and cognitive processes that...