ForwardED Newsletter

We invite you to learn more about WCER through issues of our newsletter, ForwardED.


Spring 2017

Inside this issue:

Welcome to the spring issue of ForwardED, the digital newsletter from the Wisconsin Center for Education Research, part of UW–Madison’s School of Education since 1964. 

In this issue, you will learn about Gear Learning, a new education game development group at WCER. Also, read about a workshop for faculty and staff on how to make classrooms more inclusive for underrepresented students. And in our featured video, meet Percival Matthews, an assistant professor of educational psychology who focuses on math education.

We encourage your input and ideas for future issues. Please feel free to contact me directly, or the editor and any of our researchers.

Robert Mathieu 
Director, Wisconsin Center for Education Research 


Winter 2016

Inside this issue:

The holidays are upon us, and with them comes the latest issue of ForwardED, the digital newsletter from the Wisconsin Center for Education Research, part of the University of Wisconsin–Madison's School of Education since 1964.

We include the most recent education research findings, publications and news from WCER, along with a story on how we are reaching out to help rural schools. We also introduce you to Sadhana Puntambekar, an educational psychology professor, in our featured video.

We welcome your feedback and story ideas. Please feel free to contact me directly, or the editor and any of our researchers.

Robert Mathieu 
Director, Wisconsin Center for Education Research


Summer 2016

Inside this issue:

With summer in full swing, we hope you will enjoy the second issue of ForwardED, the digital newsletter from the Wisconsin Center for Education Research, part of the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s School of Education since 1964. We include the latest education research findings from WCER, along with stories on an innovative educational dance program and new thinking on the skills gap. We will also introduce you to Beth Graue, an early childhood education expert, in our featured video.

We welcome your feedback and story ideas for future issues. Please feel free to reach out directly to me, or to the editor and any of our researchers.

Robert Mathieu 
Director, Wisconsin Center for Education Research


Spring 2016

Inside this issue:

We'd like to introduce you to "ForwardED," a newsletter from the Wisconsin Center for Education Research, part of UW–Madison’s School of Education since 1964. WCER is home to more than 500 researchers, staff and graduate students dedicated to improving learning for all students through innovative ideas and research. Through this newsletter, we’ll share the latest WCER news and discoveries. We encourage you to share "ForwardED" with your colleagues—and suggest topics you’d like us to cover. Also, feel free to reach out directly to me or any of our researchers

Robert Mathieu 
Director, Wisconsin Center for Education Research