About Us

Welcome to the Next Level Lab!

Our lab brings together expertise in cognitive science, neuroscience, the learning sciences and innovative learning design and technology to address emerging and urgent issues in K-12 and workforce development. What do we do? Next Level Lab (NLL) researchers…

  • …mine existing research of promise that can improve learning and performance outcomes.
  • …research questions with the potential for high leverage impact.
  • …translate research findings to help the world use research on learning and the mind.
  • …innovate in the space of technology and learning to develop new visions for what is possible in developing human potential.

Our work supports a new vision for what learning can be. We call this Next Level Learning.

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News from the Next Level Lab

Chris Dede and Ashley Etemadi to Present at iFEST Conference in August.

April 14, 2021

Chris Dede and Ashley Etemadi will be presenting a paper entitled, “Intelligence Augmentation via Artificial Intelligence: Workforce capacity building and development needs to shift from only reckoning to judgment with reckoning” at the iFEST 2021 conference. iFEST (innovation/ instruction/ implementation Federal E-Learning Science and Technology) sponsored by the Department of Defense is the premier conference on Distributed Learning, bringing together thought leaders, innovators, and senior officials from government, industry, and academia to...

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