Barbara Means

Barbara Means

Title:
Co-Principal Investigator
Email:
barbara.means@sri.com

Dr. Barbara Means is co-director of the SRI’s Center for Technology in Learning. Her research focuses on the evaluation of innovative educational strategies designed to foster students' learning of advanced skills. She led the literature review, conceptual framework development, and survey of STEM-focused high schools for the Gates Foundation. Dr. Means served on the National Academy of Sciences’ Committee which produced How People Learn. Her published works include edited volumes Evaluating Educational Technology, Technology and Education Reform, and Teaching Advanced Skills to At-Risk Students. As Co-PI Means will participate in project planning and design meetings, selected school site visits, and data analysis and reporting.