The vision of the USD Science of Learning Research Group (SOLRG) is to investigate learning in formal and informal settings through interdisciplinary team projects in order to better understand and improve human knowledge, skills, behavior, dispositions and motivation across the lifespan. The SOLRG aspires to be a leader in the learning sciences by facilitating collaborations between researchers, educators, practitioners, policy makers, and other stakeholders.
The mission of the SOLRG is to conduct research and prepare future leaders in ways that connect science and practice in real-world learning contexts. Our teams investigate human learning as it is embedded within social and cultural learning contexts.
In order to fulfill our mission, we have set the following goals: