Dr. David Dockterman

Dr. David Dockterman

Lecturer, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Dr. David Dockterman is a Lecturer at the Harvard Graduate School of Education where he supports turning research into effective and scalable innovative practice. He has guided the development of award-winning software programs, including serving as a key advisor for the development of MATH 180, READ 180 Universal, and the Into Learning programs. Current projects, in addition to his work with school districts and other learning organizations, include Reach Every Reader and EF+Math. Dr. Dockterman is also a judge for the Global Learning XPRIZE and an Editorial Board Member for the journal npj Science of Learning. Most recently, he began hosting the new podcast series, HMH Learning Moments: Shaping the Future.

Dr. David Dockterman is a Lecturer at the Harvard Graduate School of Education where he supports turning research into effective and scalable innovative practice. He has guided the development of award-winning software programs, including serving as a key advisor for the development of MATH 180, READ 180 Universal, and the Into Learning programs. Current projects, in addition to his work with school districts and other learning organizations, include Reach Every Reader and EF+Math. Dr. Dockterman is also a judge for the Global Learning XPRIZE and an Editorial Board Member for the journal npj Science of Learning. Most recently, he began hosting the new podcast series, HMH Learning Moments: Shaping the Future.

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Can We Nudge Students To Be Better Learners?
Education thought leader, researcher, and practitioner Dr. David Dockterman gets us thinking about ways to motivate student performance using the types of cues we encounter in daily life. Read his thoughts on four educational nudges.
October 17, 2017
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Stakes and Mistakes
Dr. Dockterman, Chief Architect of Learning Sciences at HMH, shares three ways that educators can transform student failure from a learning collapse into a productive event.
February 17, 2017
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Can Fly-Fishing Foster a Growth Mindset?
HMH program advisor Dr. Dockterman explains how a fly-fishing trip offered insight into the daily frustrations experienced by struggling students.
October 14, 2016