Check Out My Recent Projects!
Breaking the STEM Stereotype
My ongoing work focuses on addressing the underrepresentation of girls and women in STEM. Learn more about my work in this area by visiting my Girls in STEM page on this website. You can also order my new book Breaking the STEM Stereotype: Reaching Girls in Early Childhood here.
ScratchJr Coding Cards
The ScratchJr Coding Cards are a deck of 75 activity cards covering fun and exciting projects designed to educate young children with the visual programming language, ScratchJr. Available on Amazon.
The KIBO Robotics Kit
KIBO is a robotics kit for young children ages 4-7 developed by the DevTech Research Group at Tufts University, now commercially available through KinderLab Robotics. I was thrilled to be a part of the early research and development of KIBO during my Ph.D. at Tufts. Read more about the development of KIBO here. Check out the video I created above to see KIBO in action!
Billund Builds Music
Billund Builds Music was a project I was a part of in Billund, Denmark that was launched through a collaboration between the Tufts University Center for Engineering Education and Outreach (CEEO), and the Capital of Children. Approximately 4,000 students and 300 educators from across Billund participated in the project, which incorporated an exploration of music, engineering, science, and more. Read about it here.