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Science Kids on the Loose

Science Kids on the Loose

Category: Podcast

Engineer and Dad Mitchell Nathan joins Trina and Kim to answer various questions on how engineering can be encouraged in the lives of preschoolers. Nathan provides real-world examples and helps us understand exactly what engineering is, what it means to a preschooler, and how we can encourage girls in engineering.
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About Mitchell Nathan
Mitchell J. Nathan, BSEE, PhD, is professor of Educational Psychology, with affiliate appointments in Curriculum & Instruction and Psychology at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and a faculty fellow at the Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER) and the Center on Education and Work. Dr. Nathan studies the cognitive, embodied, and social processes involved in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) reasoning, learning and teaching, especially in mathematics and engineering classrooms and in laboratory settings, using both quantitative and qualitative research methods.

Produced by: Funding is provided by:
Jim Hensen Corporation logo CPB ViNCi MetLife The Rosehills Foundation S.D. Bechtel Jr. Foundation logo The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations logo
 

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