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 Information Search, Ecological
and Active Learning Research with Children

 
 

How do babies, children and adults 

ACTIVELY

explore and learn

about the world? 

How

ADAPTIVE

are their active learning strategies

How are children

DIFFERENT

from each other

and why?

How do children

navigate the

DIGITAL &

SOCIAL

world?

 

Anna Ryschka

Research Assistant

Clara Kordt

Research Assistant

Pravallika Naidu

Research Assistant

Zeinab Aly

Research Assistant

HERE IS OUR TEAM!

Azzurra Ruggeri

Group leader

Costanza De Simone

Postdoctoral Fellow

Andrea Guerri

Predoctoral Fellow

Kai-Xuan Chai

Predoctoral Fellow

Georgina Török

Postdoctoral Fellow

Anushari Wathiyage Don

Predoctoral Fellow

Laura Ziemann

Predoctoral Fellow

Oana Stanciu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Daniil Serko

Predoctoral Fellow

Yi-Lin Li

Postdoctoral Fellow

Hande Melis Altunay

Predoctoral Fellow

Antonella Battisti

Affiliated Researcher

Ben Opitz

Affiliated Predoctoral Fellow

Björn Meder

Affiliated Researcher

Lara Bertram

Affiliated Predoctoral Fellow

Cansu Oranc

Affiliated Researcher

Lisa Musculus

Affiliated Researcher

 

COME PLAY WITH US!

Check the calendar below to see

when and where you can find us.

Please note that all games are played in German unless otherwise noted.

 

NEWS!

Date
Brief
Content
07/2022
A new partner!

We (MPRG iSearch) will partner up with Lucca Crea and collect data at Lucca Comics, one of the largest European Festivals of Comics and Games. Stay tuned!

07/2022
A new funding!

Cheers! We nailed the CREW (Curiosity Research and Exhibition on Wheels) grant from the VolksWagen!

07/2022
A new publication!

Exited about the article of this collaboration getting out in Psychonomic Bulletin & Review! Check its online publication "Children’s failure to control variables may reflect adaptive decision‑making," authored by Neil R. Bramley, Angela Jones (our former PhD student), Todd M. Gureckis and Azzurra Ruggeri! 

06/2022
A new publication!

A new upcoming study in Developmental Psychology, in collaboration with the marvelous Neil Bramley: Children’s active physical learning is as effective and goal-targeted as adults’. You can find the preprint here.

06/2022
A new funding!

Cheers! We got some fundings from TUM within the Re-Boot Social Media Lab initiative of TUM Think Tank at the Munich School of Politics and Public Policy, for a project focused on children’s search behavior, online learning, and sharing of (mis)information in the context of social media.

06/2022
A new iSearcher!

Hande just joined the team as a PhD student, funded by the TUM Think Tank at the Munich School of Politics and Public Policy. Congratulations!

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OUR PARTNERS!

You can find more information about our partners by clicking on the logos below.

(C) Museum für Naturkunde
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(C) Labyrinth Kindermuseum
(C) FEZ
(C) Berlin International School