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The Consortium for Research and Evaluation of Advanced Technologies in Education (CREATE)

The Consortium for Research and Evaluation of Advanced Technologies in Education (CREATE) is a consortium of researchers committed to conducting research, providing education and fostering community interaction to design evidence-based digital media that address the needs of learners.

Upcoming in Fall 2024 

Joint Conference on Serious Games (JCSG)

The Joint Conference on Serious Games (JCSG) will be hosted in New York on November 7th - 8th, 2024. This conference is dedicated to Serious Games and their multifaceted characteristics, which addresses all aspects related to the theory and practice of Serious Games.

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Summer High School Program: Coding for Game Design

In this two (2) week session, participants will learn about the principles of game design, and will be introduced to C# and Unity scripting, which they will use to create their own custom games!

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Research Participation Opportunity

We invite you to explore the exciting world of research. Engaging in research not only expands your knowledge but also contributes significantly to our collective understanding of the world. Whether you're a student, faculty member, or a curious mind, these opportunities offer a chance to delve into groundbreaking studies, share your insights, and make a meaningful impact.

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Student Research Activities

Here at CREATE, we take immense pride in the intellectual curiosity and hard work of our students and researchers. This page shows recent CREATE researchers' presentations and research endeavors at the department and other events.

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Featured Projects

Exploring VR for Learning

How do virtual reality's unique affordances foster academic learning? In this project, we explore ways of designing interactive simulations in immersive virtual reality that better promote science learning.


A global, multi-stakeholder and cross-sectoral initiative that investigates how the design of children’s digital experiences affects their well-being, and provides guidance for informed design choices to promote positive outcomes.


Digital Reference of Experiments and Assessments Manager (DREAM) is a Web-based research platform application used to create and administer experiments for development, cognitive and educational psychology research.

Looking Inside

Simulations and workbooks that give students the chance to build and dissect their own living cells, control the stages of mitosis, specialize their cells before becoming tissues, build the solar system and more.

Free cognitive skills training games from CREATE

We are excited to announce the release of our free cognitive skills training games in the AppStore and on Google Play:
All You Can ET, Gwakkamole, CrushStations