PIRE: Crafting Engagement in Science Environments is a five-year, $3.6 million research grant funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The researchers and teachers involved are working to boost interest and engagement in science for all students. They are also providing students with the skills and opportunities to pursue science in the future.
The NGSA Life Science project is a 3-year, $1.46 million project funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. Based on the work underway in another project in the larger Next Generation Science Assessment endeavor, the team is designing, developing, testing, and validating a set of 3-dimensional assessment tasks and scoring rubrics aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards Performance Expectations for middle school science classrooms.
A DRK-12 math project
Collaborative Research: Enhancing Middle Grades Students’ Capacity to Develop and Communicate Their Mathematical Understanding of Big Ideas Using Digital Inscriptional Resources
We are an organization of graduate students interested in pursuing DBER as it relates to the STEM disciplines. Our aim is to support the professional development of our members and develop skills for conducting and disseminating rigorous STEM education research. Our group provides a community o