All posts in category Dynamic Representation

SiMSAM & DataViz at AERA 2015

Wilkerson-Jerde, M. H., Gravel, B. E., Andrews, C., & Shaban, Y. (Accepted). Teacher attention and pedagogical goals in a computational modeling-focused professional development workshop. To be presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association. Chicago, IL, April 16-20. Abstract. Science education is often criticized for avoiding the ‘messy’ nature of modeling […]

2014 CAREER Award

The DataSketch project, a new project that will investigate young people’s data visualization competencies, has been awarded an NSF CAREER grant. Here is more information.

Presentations at AERA 2013

Two posters stemming from our work on middle school students’ representational competence have been accepted for presentation at next year’s Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association as part of the Special Interest Group on Learning Sciences (SIG-LS) and Division C-Learning and Instruction, Mathematics programs: Wilkerson-Jerde, M. & Maldonis, J. Patterns in students’ processes […]

Tufts Computer Science Colloquium, Sept 27 2012

Designing Computational Environments for Mathematical and Scientific Expression September 27, 2012 2:50 pm – 4:00 pm Halligan 111 More information here: