The Max Planck Research Group iSearch collaborates with several museums and educational institutions in Berlin. Our studies consist of games tailored to a wide range of ages: our youngest participants are about two years old, and our oldest are about fourteen. We take our materials (e.g., tablets, playing cards or specially designed materials like “magic machines”) to each museum and play with children who are visiting with their parents and are interested in participating. These collaborations are an extremely valuable aspect of our research, and allow us to make our work accessible to the public.
At the moment, we are working with the following institutions: