The Education Research and Development laboratory consists of three charter laboratory schools and informal education venues. The Core Facility includes the Ingenuity Center, the Innovation Academy, and the Discovery Science Place, in collaboration with the College of Education and Psychology. The laboratory schools are utilized to study promising educational practices, field test of new curricula and learning technologies as well as educator preparation and professional development. In addition, access to informal education settings allow for the study of outside of school learning. Researchers from education, engineering, and psychology are currently using the facilities for research and development.
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