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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Summer School Growth Mindset
Summer School Through a Growth Mindset Lens
Dr. David Dockterman provides suggestions for leveraging learning mindsets to help students view summer school as a valuable opportunity for growth.
Dr. David Dockterman
Lecturer, Harvard Graduate School of Education
February 05, 2020
Learning Mindsets
Growth Mindset: Essential, But There's More to Learning
Dr. David Dockterman, lecturer at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, explains how three learning mindsets drive the behavior that fuel performance.
Dr. David Dockterman
Lecturer, Harvard Graduate School of Education
January 29, 2020
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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.
Dr. David Dockterman
Lecturer, Harvard Graduate School of Education
October 17, 2017
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Learning Mindsets for Math Need Learning Behaviors for Math
Dr. David Dockterman, Chief Architect of Learning Sciences at HMH, discusses the importance of helping math students develop the productive learning behaviors that sustain a growth mindset.
Dr. David Dockterman
Lecturer, Harvard Graduate School of Education
April 05, 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.
Dr. David Dockterman
Lecturer, Harvard Graduate School of Education
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.
Dr. David Dockterman
Lecturer, Harvard Graduate School of Education
October 14, 2016
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A Model for Evidence-Based Innovation in Education
HMH program advisor David Dockterman Ed.D. explains how evidence-based innovation is the key to improving student learning outcomes.
Dr. David Dockterman
Lecturer, Harvard Graduate School of Education
September 21, 2016