Education and the Development of Knowledge
Projects in the Education and the Development of Knowledge program area inform policy and practice in support of high-quality, lifetime educational opportunities for all Americans. The program area continues the Academy’s enduring focus on the vital role education and knowledge development play in our nation and in our world. From advancing equitable educational outcomes to leveraging new developments in the learning sciences and digital technologies to questioning how domestic and international scholarly work may be affected by advances in machine learning, the Education and the Development of Knowledge program area—through commissions, projects, convenings, and publications—draws upon scholars and practitioners from various fields and disciplines to explore the conditions that foster the creation, transfer, and preservation of knowledge in a global context.
Drawing upon expertise from national leaders to project future needs of the nation’s undergraduate education system to benefit all students
Exploring strategies to preserve the strength and diversity of institutions of higher education.