Ron Ritchhart

Researcher at Project Zero


Ron Ritchhart is a Senior Research Associate at Harvard Project Zero and Fellow at the University of Melbourne, Australia. His current research focuses on developing intellectual character, making thinking visible, and enhancing school and classroom culture. Ron's research and writings, particularly his theory of Intellectual Character and his framework for understanding group culture, have informed the work of schools, museums, and organizations throughout the world. Ron currently directs the worldwide Cultures of Thinking project aimed at facilitating effective learning in classrooms, schools, and organizations. Details and practices from this project can be found in Ron's latest book, Making Thinking Visible.