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Content Author:
Fox Harrell, Danielle Olson
Date: 29 October 2019

This workshop will review the efforts of a novel anti-bias intervention targeted to educators and focused on the topic of racial and ethnic socialization (RES).

Content Author:
Sara Monteabaro, Nadine Gaab
Date: 29 October 2019

In this interactive and action-driven session, hear from social entrepreneurs whose innovative solutions are addressing early childhood education around the world.

Content Author:
Sara Monteabaro, Nadine Gaab
Date: 29 October 2019

In this interactive and action-driven session, hear from social entrepreneurs whose innovative solutions are addressing early childhood education around the world.

Content Author:
Angela Belcher
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 enthusiasm for learning science.

Content Author:
Angela Belcher
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 teaching children how to amplify DNA. 

Content Author:
Laura Schulz
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 underlie early learning. She also explains a simple experiment designed to test what children learn about effort and how hard they try at a task after watching an adult struggle to succeed.