We harness the University of Florida’s extraordinary intellectual resources.
We partner with school districts, philanthropies, governmental entities and the private sector.
We create, field-test and disseminate innovations that transform teaching, improve learning and promote healthy child development.
- Award Winning Innovations
- Curriculum Development
- Digital Learning Platforms
- Early Childhood Education Transformation
- Early Learning
- Instructional Leadership
- Job-Embedded Learning
- Large Scale Education Innovations
- Learning Systems Design and Development
- Professional Learning
- Specialized Teaching and Learning Networks
- STEM Education
- Synergizing Research and Practice
- Teacher Effectiveness and Leadership
40 Florida Teacher Leaders Announced
40 public school educators were named to a new program to develop leadership skills and share their expertise with teachers across Florida. The selected teachers are the first Florida Teacher Leader Fellows.
Winning Reading Boost Featured in News
Both the Tampa Bay Times and POLITICO Florida have featured Winning Reading Boost, the Lastinger Center’s innovative new intensive reading program.
Professional Learning Communities Expand
The Lastinger Center joined forces with the Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL), to offer a professional training program to prepare early childhood educators throughout Georgia to lead professional learning communities among their peers.
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Donald Pemberton, Ph.D, Director
Philip Poekert, Ph.D, Assistant Director