Early Math Collaborative
The Early Math Collaborative at Erikson Institute helps preschool and early elementary teachers bring effective early math instruction into their classrooms. The Collaborative was recognized with a prestigious five-year Investing in Innovation (i3) grant by the U.S. Department of Education.
Professor Jie-Qi Chen is principal investigator; Jennifer McCray, Ph.D. ’08, is project director. Major funding is provided by the CME Group Foundation, the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, and the U.S. Department of Education Investing in Innovation Fund, with additional support provided by Motorola Foundation, Chicago Public Schools Office of Early Childhood Education, Exelon Corporation, and the Robert and Isabelle Bass Foundation.
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