ExploreLearning provides powerful interactive content that helps teachers use research-proven instructional strategies more effectively, more easily and more often.

Tim Waters
President and CEO, McREL

Why Gizmos® Work


For many years, research has consistently shown simulations to be powerful tools for improving student learning. Below are some recent books, studies, and white papers that summarize some of what has been learned about the intersection of simulations, instructional best practices, and student results.

Educator Spotlights:

  • Dr. Marilyn Steneken
  • Sarah Laake
  • Joe Restoule General
  • Elise Gordon
  • Carla Hogar
  • Marilyn MacDonald
  • Thais Garcia
  • Penny Holland
  • John S. Wilson III
  • Tracy Ferguson
  • Wendy Swanson
  • Angela Escobar