Sarit Silverman

Senior Researcher

Dr. Sarit Silverman is an education researcher with an MA (with honors) in learning disabilities and a PhD from the School of Education at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Her doctorate explored the unique relationship between spatial working memory and mathematics performance among primary school-aged children and university students. She also has a BA in behavioral sciences from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Her past work in Dr. Sarit Ashkenazi’s Cognitive and Neurodevelopmental Learning Disabilities Laboratory focused on the cognitive mechanisms underlying mathematical learning. Her research at the Taub Center focuses on early childhood and education.