Understanding learning is one of the greatest challenges facing science and society. The science of learning aims to advance fundamental knowledge and theory about learning, and how we optimize learning in society.
A growing number of research institutions, federal agencies, and foundations are investing in understanding the science of learning.
A growing body of work explores science of learning research that is relevant to education. This page provides resources related to science of learning and education.
Many findings from the science of learning are relevant to how children learn and grow. This page provides resources related to parenting and child development.
There’s no question that video games are popular – they rack up more than $100 billion in sales every year – but can they improve student learning?
New research suggests that even 1-year-old babies understand that people’s food preferences depend on their social or cultural group.
Getting students to perform at grade level has been a focus of national education reforms. What does the science tell us about this practice?