Ben Mardell is a principal investigator at Project Zero, a research organization at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. For 40 years, Ben has taught and conducted research in early childhood settings.
Ben is a co-author of Visible Learners: Promoting Reggio-Inspired Approaches in All Schools, Making Learning Visible: Children as Individual and Group Learners and Children at the Center: Transforming Early Childhoods Education in the Boston Public Schools. He is the author of From Basketball to the Beatles: In Search of Compelling Early Childhood Curriculum and Growing Up in Child Care: A Case For Quality Early Education.
When not working, Ben enjoys playing with his family (hiking and games) and participating in triathlons.