Systems Learning & Development Lab

Sharona T. Levy

Technologies in Education, Preschool Education and Development,

Faculty of Education, University of Haifa, Israel

Sharona T. Levy is a faculty member at the University of HaifaHer prime interests are in facilitating and studying people's learning about complex systems; and, restructuring conceptual knowledge in science for deeper and easier learning.  To this goal, she works with a wide span of age-groups and abilities, and conducts research into people's reasoning about systems they encounter in everyday life and about systems which they construct and explore in the domain of science, technology, and health; and develop and study computer-based and physical learning environments, some of which are based upon embodied learning. She is part of the Preschool Education and Development and Technologies in Education divisions in the Faculty of EducationSharona T. Levy received her Ph.D. from Tel-Aviv University in 2002, at the Knowledge Technology Lab and was a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Connected Learning and Computer-based Modeling.

Keywords: (1) learning about complex systems, (2) model-based learning, (3) learning technologies and (4) preschool/K science/engineering education; (5) general science education; (6) constructionism.

שרונה ט. לוי היא חברת סגל באוניברסיטת חיפה בפקולטה לחינוך. היא מתמקדת  בלמידה של מערכות מורכבות בגישה התפתחותית.  בדרך למטרות אלה, היא עוסקת בהבניה מחדש של מבנה הדעת שלומדים כדי להפוך אותו לנגיש ופורה יותר, מעצבת וחוקרת מגוון רחב של סביבות למידה, שחלקן מבוסס על תיאוריות למידה מעוגנת-גוף (embodied learning).



Current projects 

Learning Environments

"it wasnt so much that the herd would be incomplete without one of its deer, but that each deer would be incomplete without her herd."  "Where the Crawdads Sing" by Delia Owens

Contact Information



Mailing address: Faculty of Education, University of Haifa, 199 Aba Khoushy Avenue, Mount Carmel, Haifa, 3498838, Israel

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הצגת המעבדה בליל המדענים 2017     Our lab's presentation at Scientists' Night 2017

שרונה ט. לוי