Services

bluknowledge serves a broad customer base that includes health agencies, community-based organizations, school districts, university research groups, hospitals, and individuals. bluServices include

Education: Teaching and Learning

  • Design and deliver customized professional learning experiences for teachers and instructional coaches
  • Perform job-embedded instructional coaching to improve STEM teaching and learning and support digital technology integration
  • Conduct school- and district-wide needs assessments and curricular audits of STEM teaching and learning environments
  • Design STEM curriculum and assessments, including technology-enhanced instruction, for school, after-school, and community settings
  • Research student and professional learning of  STEM content knowledge and practices21st Century skills, and effective instructional strategies

Community: Advocacy and Research

  • Design, implement, and analyze focus groups, stakeholder interviews, and surveys
  • Conduct literature reviews of relevant research and evidence-based practices
  • Evaluate community education, interventions, and policies to determine effectiveness and impact
  • Design and assess community learning experiences on topics such as healthy eating, early learning, and advocacy for policy change
  • Facilitate community forums to listen and give voice to local residents about supports and barriers that affect their quality of life

bluknowledge is a value-added collaborator:

  • Broad-based expertise (e.g., STEM and health education, technology, design-based research, quantitative and qualitative methods, critical theories)
  • Best practices for working in under served communities on issues related to science, health, education, and social justice
  • Informative, interactive, and inspiring education that is grounded in effective teaching and learning principles
  • Creative use of social and educational technologies to build awareness and inspire engaged learning and healthy behaviors
  • Systematic, iterative, and evidence-based design and research process