Doctoral Student Quoted in Chicago Tribune, ACM articles on Early Science Learning

Joyce Duckles, a doctoral candidate in human development, was quoted in a Feb. 4 Chicago Tribune story about kids and science titled “Fuel the Scientific Flame.” http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/family/sc-fam-0204-education-science-20100204,0,3292880.story, Chicago Tribune story. Also reported by http://www.mcall.com/features/parenting/sc-fam-0204-education-science-20100204,0,5641739.story, Allentown Morning Call and http://www.thestandard.com.hk/news_detail.asp?we_cat=16&art_id=95137&sid=27250398&con_type=1&d_str=&fc=4, The Standard.

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) also interviewed Duckles for a story on the importance of nourishing children’s interests in the sciences earlier than their middle- and high-school years. The story, titled “Science Education Should Begin at Age Three,” was published Feb. 18. Read ACM story.

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