Research Partners

As an institute within the University of Pittsburgh, the IFL has the unique opportunity to work and collaborate with leading researchers in the cognitive, social, and educational sciences. The researchers below have been instrumental in studying and shaping the IFL's work with educators in schools, districts, and states.

Kevin Ashley

Senior Scientist, Professor Emerita
University of Pittsburgh

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Isabel Beck

Senior Scientist, Professor Emerita
University of Pittsburgh

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Richard Correnti

Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Education
Research Scientist, Learning Research and Development Center, University of Pittsburgh

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Amanda Godley

Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Education

English Education and Language, Literacy & Culture Department of Instruction and Learning

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Linda Kucan

Assistant Professor of Instruction and Learning at the University of Pittsburgh Department of Education

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Jennifer Lin Russell

Assistant Professor of Learning Sciences and Policy, and Research Scientist at the Learning Research and Development Center, University of Pittsburgh

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Margaret Smith

Professor, Mathematics Education, Department of Instruction and Learning, University of Pittsburgh School of Education, Senior Scientist, Learning Research and Development Center

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Mary Kay Stein

Professor of Learning Policy, Associate Director for Educational Research and Senior Scientist at the Learning Research and Development Center, University of Pittsburgh

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