Gale Sinatra

June 30th, 2021
Three middle school girls sit on the floor in front of open text books, having a conversation seemingly about school work

Science Denial: Why It Happens and Five Things You Can Do About It

Faculty essay: In an article republished from The Conversation, Professor Gale Sinatra outlines the causes of science denial and actions to address it.

May 14th, 2021
A K-12 teacher helps a student problem-solve at their desk, illustrating principles that can reduce scientific illiteracy

How Educators Can Stem the Tide of Scientific Illiteracy

Faculty Essay: Professor of Education Gale Sinatra on how educators can promote critical thinking to help students navigate misinformation.

April 15th, 2020
Evaluating not competing claims but the evidence behind those claims is one way we can navigate the mountain of information that besieges us on a daily basis. (Illustration/iStock)

What COVID-19 response tells us about climate change

New research from USC Rossier aims to combat rampant misinformation about science

Posted in Research
September 12th, 2018
Gale Sinatra

New grant funds augmented-reality work with La Brea Tar Pits

Discoveries from the iconic excavation site will be the linchpin in an effort to understand how to most effectively use AR technology.

Posted in People
April 5th, 2018
USC Rossier School of Education magazine cover

Spring/Summer 2018

From neuroscience and computer science to educational psychology and sociology, the interdisciplinary research underway at USC Rossier is reshaping what it means to teach and learn in the 21st century.

February 1st, 2018
USC Rossier School of Education

USC Rossier in the Media, January 2018

Mentions of USC Rossier faculty, students and other related news

June 29th, 2017
Gale Sinatra

Nation’s leading group of education psychologists elects USC Rossier professor as president

Gale Sinatra will lead the education psychology division within the American Psychological Association

Posted in People, Rossier News
May 25th, 2017
Morgan Polikoff and Gale Sinatra

Leading math education experts gather to form national research agenda

Scholars sorted through knowledge gaps and created plans of action

Posted in Research, Rossier News
April 5th, 2017
USC Rossier School of Education

Education researchers prepare for AERA 2017

Dozens of faculty members and students from USC Rossier will make the trip

Posted in Rossier News
December 1st, 2016
USC Rossier School of Education

USC Rossier in the Media, November 2016

Mentions of USC Rossier faculty, students and staff

Posted in Rossier News