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Simmons Research

Simmons researchers design projects to have real-world impact on regional and national education and applied physiology. Read more.

Mixed-Reality Laboratory

Cutting-edge instructional technology

The Center for VR Learning Innovation uses VR, mixed-reality avatars, and video-game technology to improve literacy, STEM, and medical education. Watch video.

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Simmons School ranked in top 25 of private schools

A significant rise in rankings places the Simmons School in the top tier of graduate education schools according to the 2021 U.S. News & World Report. Read more.

West Dallas Stem Focused School

West Dallas STEM-focused school

The Toyota USA Foundation, Simmons School, and Dallas ISD have formed a partnership to develop a K-8th grade STEM-focused school. Read more.

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