Featured Projects

STEM Core Initiative Launch Pilot Project

STEM Core Initiative Launch Pilot Project

We partnered with Growth Sector, a workforce development intermediary and Saddleback College on the evaluation of the National Science Foundation’s STEM Core Initiative. The project was funded by the NSF INCLUDES program (Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of...

Study of Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sea Otter Program

Study of Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sea Otter Program

The Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sea Otter Program (SOP) has been studying the threatened southern sea otter since 1984 with the aim of understanding pressures on the population and helping to promote its recovery.

Study of the Digital NEST Technology Center

Study of the Digital NEST Technology Center

We collaborated with ETR, a research firm in Scotts Valley, CA, on a study about how Digital NEST, a community-based technology center in Watsonville, CA, incorporated open educational resources to serve under-served high school students,