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THE PEAR INSTITUTE

Partnerships in Education and Resilience

Building a future where students and educators learn, dream, and thrive.

Updates from The PEAR Institute

25 New Tools and Updated Interface on ATIS

We are happy to announce the 2019 update of our Assessment Tools in Informal STEM (ATIS) database. This update includes 25 new tools that can assess engagement, attitudes, content knowledge, competence, and other domains within the fields of computer science, technology, science, and mathematics.

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Our Guiding Principles

SOCIAL-EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT

STEM INNOVATION

ASSESSMENTS

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Know Every Child

Assessment tools to help educators know their students at the beginning of the year. 

Create Proactive Systems

A framework to help schools and programs move from reactive to proactive approaches to student support.

Focus on Strengths

A social-emotional development approach to supporting student strengths and addressing challenges.

Use Data to Support All Learners

Data systems to guide decision-making from the district to the individual level.