Grants and Awards
2015-0217 (PI) Computational measures of engagement across differences in online courses. Hewlett Foundation Deeper Learning Initiative. $50,000.
2015-2017 (PI) Computational measures of engagement across differences in online courses. Spencer Foundation Measuring the Quality of Civic and Political Engagement. $400,000.
2012-2104 (Digital Innovation Consultant) The future of learning: Preparing professionals in education for a changing world. Hauser Initiative on Learning and Teaching at Harvard University; $24,500.
2012-2013 (co-PI) Mobile Pathways for 21st Century Learning: An innovative cyberlearning project that leverages mobile technology and game dynamics with parental involvement to promote informal STEM learning. National Science Foundation Award #1250580 Program: Cyberlearning: Transforming Education; $50,000.
2009-2012 (Project Manager/Grant Author). Distributed Collaborative Learning Communities Project, Funded by the Hewlett Foundation Open Educational Resources Initiative, $385,000;
2009 (Online Course Provider) Project ELITE-II (Elementary Teachers Learning Instructional Technology in Education), Massachusetts Technology Enhancement Competitive Grant, $75,000
Awards and Fellowships
2011-2015 Fellow, Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Harvard University
2012 Emerging Leader, International Society for Technology in Education
2012 Outstanding Educator in Residence, Singapore Ministry of Education
2011 Summer Research Fellowship, MacArthur Foundation Digital Media and Learning.
2008 Dean’s Summer Fellowship, Harvard Graduate School of Education
2007 First-Year Doctoral Fellowship, Harvard Graduate School of Education
1996-2000 Jefferson Scholarship, University of Virginia