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The Learning Sciences Institute (LSI) is a multi-disciplinary community of scholars focusing on understanding how students learn and ways to enhance their learning in schools, colleges, informal settings, and remote locations. LSI encourages collaborative efforts to seek external funding and conduct evidence-based research projects with potential for widespread adoption and sustainable improvements of learning.

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News & Events

Monday, April 21st, 2014

The Learning Sciences Institute is pleased to announce that Dr. Michelene T.H. Chi and her research team - including fellow Arizona State University Professor Dr. Stephen Krause, Dr. Muhsin Menekse of the University of Pittsburgh, and Dr. Glenda S.

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Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Dr. Micki Chi attended the America Educational Research Association's Spring 2014 conference and presented her Sylvia Scribner Award talk at AERA on April 6, 2014.

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Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

How to Actively Engage Your Students: A Workshop on Active Learning

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Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Young students jog, jump and dance to retain what they learn

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Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

Over the next few months, the LSI website will continue undergoing renovations as we begin the University-wide initative geared towards improving digital and information security.  Please be patient and continue to visit the LSI's website as we complete this process.

Thank you,

LSI Administration

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