Dr. Chao's research and teaching, which is grounded in perspectives and methods from educational linguistics, critical literacy, and anthropology, centers on investigating everyday language and literacy practices in schools, immigrant, refugee-background, and Indigenous families and communities as well as the preparation of teachers to teach multilingual learners
Dr. Robert Snyder an author and professor of Elementary Education at Slippery Rock University.
Carol Howard is a seasoned instructor in academic, corporate, and community environments.
STEAMSHOP is an interdisciplinary maker-space at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP).
Sculpture Support System
Sculpture Support System is a collaboration between artists Sharon Massey, Sean Derry and their students.
Pitt Experiencing Architecture Summer High School Design Studio
Pre-college program for high schoolers to experience architecture.
Waynesburg University Pathways Center
The Waynesburg University Pathways Center provides comprehensive support to students and collaborative connections to the Greene County community.
Readiness Institute at Penn State
To enable education, industry, and community partners to coordinate, collaborate, and create experiences for learners to achieve community and future readiness.
Providing classrooms with a 3D laboratory evolution curriculum that increases student learning of key life science topics and inspires an enduring interest in science.
Challenging complex, difficult problems in education through continuously improving learning experiences through research and design
Aspiring Learning Engineer, Designing Intelligent Tutors and Personalized Learning Experiences
Creek Connections – Allegheny College
An outreach program that brings hands-on environmental education to middle and high schools through ongoing water quality monitoring
Megan Fahey is Assistant Director of Strategic Programs, College of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
Jonathan Sewall is staff programmer at Carnegie Mellon who building tools to aid educators in creating online, learn-by-doing exercises.
Jess Gold is a Pittsburgh-based educator and program coordinator working at the intersection of community-engaged learning and creative media.
Point Park University
Point Park University is a private, liberal arts university in downtown Pittsburgh, PA serving approximately 4,000 full- and part-time students.
Annie White is the Senior Research Associate at the Fred Rogers Center, where she works to support educators’ everyday interactions with children, families, and communities.
Dr. Samantha Fecich
Dr. Sam Fecich is an assistant professor at Grove City College in Grove City, PA.
Chris Blakesley, PhD is a learning specialist with a background in online education, curriculum management, and game-based learning.