The Learning Systems Institute (LSI) at Florida State University is at the forefront of developing innovative solutions that bridge theory and practice in education. Our experts’ advanced research provides not only state-of-the-art methods but also a clear path for implementation. We have been providing innovative work for 53 years and in 38 countries.

Innovating Learning

For over 50 years, LSI has delivered systems that measurably improve the learning and performance of organizations and individuals here in Florida and worldwide. Our work has earned LSI an international reputation for efficient and effective management and technical work that meets clients' needs.

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Our Expertise

LSI is a leader in multidimensional education projects and capacity building for reforming and strengthening educational systems. LSI faculty and staff have expertise in performance improvement, learning technologies, international development, teacher education, instructional design, and professional development with extensive experience implementing educational programs in Florida, the United States, and 38 countries worldwide. LSI has a strong record of managing multi-million-dollar research and service projects.

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LSI's Dr. Robert Schoen Named Kenneth P. Kidd Mathematics Educator of the Year

June 22, 2022

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LSI's Work Is One Of 10 Ways FSU Is Changing The World

May 5, 2022

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LSI Will Lead A $15.6 Million Project To Improve Teacher Training In Malawi

February 9, 2022

Featured Project

Transforming Teacher Education in Zambia

LSI is leading a five-year, $15 million project sponsored by USAID to improve pre-service teacher training in Zambia. In collaboration with our partners, LSI faculty will work with 12 universities and colleges of education in the country to enhance the training of primary grade teachers.

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