Peter Wardrip

Position title: Assistant Professor, STEAM Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison


Peter Wardrip is an Assistant Professor of STEAM Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He currently co-leads the Agency by Design Pittsburgh teacher learning community with Dr. Jeff Evancho. His research focuses on informal/formal learning collaborations, professional learning for educators, formative assessment and making as a learning process. Dr. Wardrip earned his PhD in Learning Sciences and Policy from University of Pittsburgh and is currently a visiting researcher with the University of Pittsburgh Center for Learning in Out of School Environments (UPCLOSE) and the Learning Media Design Center at Carnegie Mellon University. He enjoys playing soccer, euchre, and drinking hot cocoa with his family.