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By: Peter Dizikes
MIT economist lauded for work on education, market-design mechanisms.
By: MIT News Office
MITili Deputy Director, Parag Pathak, joins 212 members of the 2018 class elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences joining the likes of Washington, Einstein, and Picasso. 
By: MIT Open Learning
New online course will enable professionals to invent and implement innovative 3-D-printing applications.
By: Alison Trachy
MIT celebrates the MacVicar award recipients as well as inclusive pedagogies to support all students.
By: MIT School of Engineering
MIT's New Engineering Education Transformation (NEET) initiative will fundamentally rethink how engineers are educated for the complex future. 
By: MIT Open Learning
The award recognizes innovations in leveraging information and communication technologies (ICTs) to increase access to quality education.
By: Anne Trafton
Theory of mind, which includes complex issues like understanding irony and assigning blame, can be found in children's brains as early as three years old. 
By: MIT Open Learning
The new collaboration, called Reach Every Reader, brings MIT, Harvard, and Florida State University researchers together to work on rigorous scientific approaches to personalized learning for literacy.
By: Peter Dizikes
When and where did humans develop language? To find out, look deep inside caves, suggests MIT professor and linguist Shigeru Miyagawa.
By: Anne Trafton
Study finds engaging young children in conversation is more important for brain development than “dumping words” on them.