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By: Courtney Lesoon
Committed to Caring honors professors Modiano, Kelly, and Li, and calls for nominations. What makes a great faculty mentor? Appreciative graduate students from across the Institute have thoughts — lots of them.
By: Jeff Dieffenbach
Have an opinion, improvement, or constructive criticism you'd like to share? Please head over to our MIT Open "Science of Learning" forum to weigh in.
By: Steve Nelson
Clémence Idoux is a PhD student in the Department of Economics at MIT. Her research interests include topics in labor economics, market design, and the economics of education.
By: Casey E.
I love helping people learn.
By: Anne Trafton
McGovern Institute investigator Mark Harnett is one of six young researchers selected to receive a prestigious 2019 McKnight Scholar Award. The award supports his research “studying how dendrites, the antenna-like input structures of neurons, contribute to computation in neural networks.”
By: Megan Maffucci
MIT alumni can play an exciting role in bringing the unique approach that defines an MIT education to learners everywhere.
By: MITili
Dr. Joanna Christodoulou, EdD is a developmental cognitive neuroscientist who studies reading development and difficulties. She is Associate Professor at the MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MA, as well as Research Associate at MIT and adjunct faculty at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
By: Amy Taber
Inventive Minds: Marvin Minsky on Education is a collection of six essays by artificial intelligence pioneer Marvin Minsky on how education can foster inventiveness, paired with commentary by Marvin's former colleagues and students.
By: Steve Nelson
Doctor Rachel Romeo is a developmental cognitive neuroscience and licensed speech-language pathologist.
By: Zoya Fan, MIT '19
The xTalk panel on April 30 showcased three MITili-funded interventions to increase learner engagement with online learning platforms.