Tracy Gray
Managing Researcher, Education Program


  • Education technology
  • Math
  • STEM education

Tracy Gray is a nationally recognized expert in education and technology implementation and has led numerous projects in the U.S. and internationally, examining the impact of technology on educational achievement. She has published and lectured widely on issues related to the integration of innovative technologies to enhance teaching and learning for all students. Gray is leading the development of the 2015 National Education Technology Plan for the U.S. Department of Education. She served as director of the National Center for Technology Innovation and currently leads the Center for Technology Implementation’s online resource, PowerUp What Works at American Institutes for Research. Before working at AIR, Gray was vice president for youth services at the Morino Institute and was responsible for the design and implementation of the Youth Development Collaborative. Gray also was the deputy executive director and chief operating officer for the Corporation for National Service that enabled more than 50,000 corps members to work in 1,500 programs throughout the U.S.