Friday, October 13, 2006

Spatial intelligence (Gv) and learning center-NSF funded

The National Science Foundation recently awareded a large grant for a Spatial Intelligence and Learning Center (SILC) that brings together scientists and educators from Temple University, Northwestern University, the University of Chicago, the University of Pennsylvania, and the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) to pursue the overarching goals of:
  • Understanding spatial learning
  • Using this knowledge to develop programs and technologies that will transform educational practice, helping learners to develop the skills required to compete in a global economy.
Click here to view Temple press release regarding this grant/center

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