University of Colorado Boulder Middle School Team

The University of Colorado Boulder, in collaboration with the Dana Center and consultant Andrew Krumm, is jointly leading the design, collection, and analysis of data from the piloting of Open SciEd materials and associated professional development. The team uses mixed methods approaches to gather data from students, teachers, and education leaders to address questions of importance to key stakeholders and to inform the revision of curriculum units and professional development activities.


Andrew Krumm
Assistant Professor of Learning Health Sciences and Information
Michigan Medicine School of Information University of Michigan

Bill Penuel
Professor of Learning Sciences and Human Development
Institute of Cognitive Science and School of Education, University of Colorado Boulder

Anna-Ruth (Annie) Allen
Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science, University of Colorado Boulder

Clarissa Deverel-Rico
Graduate Student Research Assistant
School of Education University of Colorado Boulder

Sarah Wellberg
Graduate Student Research Assistant
School of Education University of Colorado Boulder

Corinne Singleton
Research Analyst
Independent Consultant