“The difference is that for our kids, you have to make sure that you are actively cultivating behaviors, because technology is kind of the siren song that nobody can resist."
May 16, 2022
How does digitalization and technology impact education?
exposing children to the wonders of science. Since taking over leadership of the NYSCI in 2008, Margaret has championed STEM engagement and learning through the organization’s Design, Make, Play strategy and several other dynamic initiatives.
Margaret kicks off the episode by providing an overview of her illustrious career path so far, including some of the most formative experiences she’s encountered to date. She also shares her perspective on a variety of topical subjects including the role of technology in education, the metaverse, and curriculum development. Matt and Margaret weigh some of the pros and cons of the technological revolution, especially when it comes to children’s education and development.
Experience science like a New Yorker
Margaret Honey, STEM engagement and learning advocate