Center for Robotics and Digital Technology Education
The CRDTE center conducts research focusing on technological learning environments, experiential learning, modeling and analogy, educational robotics, human-robot interaction, museum education, learning mathematics with applications and in cultural context. Team members are science, technology, and mathematics teachers, as well as professional engineers, who meet the challenge of research, development and implementation of innovative learning processes for K12 and university students. The team actively participates in national and international STEM education programs. Research collaborations have been developed with academic institutions, schools, science museums, Israeli Ministry of Education, and hi-tech industry. The research team takes part in the development of technology and engineering education activities offered at the Israel National Museum of Science, Technology and Space (MadaTech). The team develops learning environments and processes that are in line with the technology and science education benchmarks and are suitable for wide use.