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The FabLearn Italy 2019 conference took place on Nov. 20-22 in Ancona, Italy. The event was part of the larger global FabLearn initiative, a maker education program of the TLTL. FabLearn conferences have been held in 14 different countries on 5 continents since 2011 and bring together key influencers and thought-leaders from around the world in education, policy-making, academia, design and research.
The Inter-America Development Bank examines the future of Technology in Education in Latin America with TLTL faculty director Paulo Blikstein.
The TLTL led a professional development workshop for teachers in Bangkok, Thailand recently as part of a 5 year research initiative supported by the Suksapattana Foundation.
The two first books of five in the series ‘Technology and Innovation in Brazilian Education’, co-organized by TLTL faculty director Paulo Blikstein, are published.
The Institute for Innovation in Education Research (INDIRE), the research arm of the Italian Ministry of Education, and TLTL are working to research and apply innovative approaches to pre-university science education in Italy by challenging children to examine relationships between physical experiments and theoretical computer models in parallel.
Harvard and Northwestern Assistant Professors Bertrand Schneider and Marcelo Worsley completed their PhD programs at the TLTL. Read about their work.