Neil Heffernan is a computer science professor at WPI. He developed ASSISTments, a web-based learning platform with his wife Cristina Heffernan.
Neil Heffernan, Professor; Director of Learning Sciences and Technologies at WPI
One of the Nation's Most Proven Educational Technologies
Dr. Heffernan and his wife Cristina Heffernan founded the ASSISTments platform in 2003.
Today, the platform assists thousands of students across the country improve their math scores. To learn more, visit the ASSISTments website
What is ASSISTments?
In addition to his AI research and work with the ASSISTments Foundation, Dr. Heffernan teaches several undergraduate and graduate courses at WPI: