Justin Reich

Justin Reich is an educational researcher interested in the future of learning in a networked world. He is the executive director of the Teaching Systems Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a research scientist in the MIT Office of Digital Learning, and a lecturer in the Scheller Teacher Education Program. He co-founder of EdTechTeacher, a professional learning consultancy devoted to helping teachers leverage technology to create student-centered, inquiry-based learning environments. He was previously the Richard L. Menschel HarvardX Research Fellow, where he led the initiative to study large-scale open online learning through the HarvardX Initiative, and a lecturer at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Justin is an alumni of the Fellows program at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society.

He earned his doctorate from Harvard University, where he created the Distributed Collaborative Learning Communities project, a Hewlett Foundation funded initiative to examine how social media are used in K-12 classrooms.

He writes the EdTechResearcher blog for Education Week, and his writings have appeared in Science, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Educational Researcher, the Washington Post, Inside Higher Ed, the Christian Science Monitor, and other publications. Justin started his career teaching wilderness medicine, and later taught high school world history and history electives, and coached wrestling and outdoor activities.

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Justin Reich
Justin Reich @bjfr
Arlington, MA edtechresearcher.com
Asst. Prof in Comparative Media Studies at MIT https://t.co/Lq38Der7EU | Teaching Systems Lab @mitSTEPlab https://t.co/8Wl8L6k3UT | Founder @edtechteacher21 |
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Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr RT @data_nerd: How I Built an AI to Sort 2 Tons of Lego Pieces - A GPU-based neural network was the only way to handle a garag... https://t… 1 day ago
Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr RT @tressiemcphd: But tomorrow you can catch me at Berkman Klein talking about credentialing in the new economy. https://t.co/8bDPKLLrbb 3 days ago
Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr RT @medialab: Interested in #AI and governance? Apply now to join the 2018 AI Assembly Cohort with @BKCHarvard & @medialab! https://t.co/PJ 3 days ago
Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr RT @DTWillingham: Excerpt from @DTWillingham's book, _The Reading Mind_, via @EducationNext https://t.co/DBOYqjxOmm 6 days ago
Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr RT @Ted_Underwood: Just to be randomly upbeat in an angry world: Jupyter notebooks *make thinking easier.* People who built that deserve a… 1 week ago
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Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr @JasonFlom Great to see you again, @thomasdaccord and @gregkulowiec will be excited to learn that you are a head of school now! 2 weeks ago
Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr RT @mpershan: For more on math standards documents being misinterpreted in conservative ways, check out my latest!https://t.co/VZ0Lvn8HLm 2 weeks ago
Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr RT @matt_barnum: Good overview of rigorous study on virtual learning (at college level) — very negative results https://t.co/mn8YSPYOam htt… 2 weeks ago
Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr @BGainesSummit @RanchoMinerva @SummitPS Congrats. what are you going to do with them? 2 weeks ago
Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr On July 1, I'll join the faculty of MIT's Comparative Media Studies department as an Asst. Prof. https://t.co/JK59W6l9OJ 2 weeks ago
Justin Reich Justin Reich @bjfr Trying to explain Honnold on El Cap: https://t.co/1cgNrEYmYD 2 weeks ago