PhET Wins WISE Global Education Award

Sept. 26, 2017

A STEM education project at the University of Colorado Boulder has earned one of its biggest accomplishments to date: It is one of six winners of the 2017 World Innovation Summit for Education (or, WISE) Award . This prestigious international award recognizes innovative educational projects that address challenges and bring... Read more »

PISEC Wins 2017 CU Boulder Outreach Grant

Sept. 16, 2017

We are pleased to share that PISEC, the Partnerships for Informal Science Education in the Community, has been selected by the CU Boulder Outreach Committee as one of the recipients for 2017-2018 of the CU Boulder Outreach Awards! The proposal, Computation-Based Education Curricula for PISEC, will allow for the creation... Read more »

Classroom observation tool, EQUIP in the news

Sept. 14, 2017

Former group member Daniel Reinholz, now an assistant professor of STEM education at San Diego State University, has been working with Niral Shah to develop the Equity Quantified in Participation (EQUIP) classroom observation tool. They will be testing this tool to see if it can help teachers recognize their implicit... Read more »