Design, Make, Play is an innovative learning methodology with the power to rekindle children’s innate curiosity in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).
Next Monday September 9th, Dr. Margaret Honey, program pioneer and President & CEO New York Hall of Science (NYSCI), will showcase interactive and cutting-edge ways to inspire future generations of STEM innovators – with fireside chat hosted by Brian O’Kelley, CEO and Co-Founder, AppNexus.
Dr. Margaret Honey
Widely recognized for her work using educational technologies to support children's learning across STEM fields, Dr. Margaret Honey has been President and CEO of the New York Hall of Science since 2008.
Prior to joining NYSCI she was vice president of Wireless Generation, an education technology company. Earlier, she spent 15 years as vice president of the Education Development Center (EDC) and director of EDC's Center for Children and Technology.
She is also editor of the 2013 book 'Design, Make, Play: Growing the Next Generation of STEM Innovators'.
NY Hall of Science
As the city's interactive science and technology center, New York Hall of Science presents 450 exhibits, demonstrations, workshops and participatory activities that explain science, technology, engineering, and math.
Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth, a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement.
Taking place across the country, it will be hosted at New York Hall of Science Sept. 21 - 22 2013.
This event is part of AppNexus' ongoing speaker series, bringing together big thinkers and innovators in the technology and media space. For further details go to www.appnexus.com/events
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