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Paula Hooper

Paula Hooper

Assistant Professor of Instruction


Biography

Paula Hooper is an assistant professor of instruction in the Master of Science in Education program and Learning Sciences. She received her PhD from the MIT Media Lab. Her research addresses how children come to understand computational ideas from a sociocultural perspective and how to support educators in the design of learning environments that use digital tools to engage all learners in learning through making.

Research/Scholarship

Education

Year Degree Institution
2005 AERA/IES Postdoctoral Fellowship TERC
1998 Ph.D in Epistemology and Learning Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1984 M.Ed. Early Childhood Education Kent State University
1983 Bachelor of Arts: Interdisciplinary Liberal Arts Hampshire College


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