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Dr. Amanda L. Strawhacker, Ph.D.
A STEM Education Researcher and Designer
I hold a Master's and Ph.D. in Child Study and Human Development from Tufts University, where I worked at the DevTech Research Group.
I work at the intersection of Developmental Research, Technology Innovation, and STEAM Education. I have over a decade of experience teaching literacy, computer science, engineering, and life science to K-2nd grade children. I've collaborated to develop and research the ScratchJr programming app, the Early Childhood Makerspace at Tufts University, and most recently, the CRISPEE technology kit for bioengineering education.
Curriculum Development Writing
Public Speaking Teaching
Qualitative Research Social Media
Professional Development Technology Education Design-Based Research
I collaborate with educators, administrators, children, and families to improve
How we teach STEM
(Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)
in Early Childhood.
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