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LSRI Co-director Jim Pellegrino said that he and fellow crafters of new criteria for high-quality assessment that aligns with impending Common Core curricula envision a "suite" of assessments, not just one summative test. 

LSRI Co-director Jim Pellegrino and an influential group of the nation's leading education experts are aiming to change testing as we know it to help promote deeper learning of the 21st skills that students need to succeed in today's economy.

Don Wink, a chemistry professor with LSRI, has been named a University Scholar.

David Becker, a 4th-year graduate student at LSRI, has been named one of 12 Champions of Change by the White House.

Catalyst Chicago features LSRI Co-director Susan Goldman and Project READI in a story that looks at how Chicago Public Schools will be using new teaching approaches that LSR

LSRI Co-director Jim Pellegrino, one of the nation's leading cognitive scientists, will be speaking on three panels at the June 19 national conference sponsored by the Council of Chief State School Officers in Maryland.

In a field driven by hard facts and cold numbers, sometimes it’s a human touch that makes all the difference.

Susan Goldman, co-director of the Learning Sciences Research Institute and one of the country’s leading learning sciences scholars, knows this.

Reality Canty, a graduate research assistant at LSRI, has won the UIC Undergraduate Mentoring Award for Graduate Students.

Two reports edited or produced by LSRI Co-Director Jim Pellegrino are being honored by the National Academies of Science for the significant influence they have had on curriculum and instruction in this country.

Educators are covering too much material too quickly, according to Jim Pellegrino, LSRI co-director, in Community College Times.