Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Rob Pusch a.k.a “Super Octopus”

A Student’s Perspective Before applying to be an IDD&E student I spent a lot of time reading the online PDFs from years of the student newsletters posted on idde.syr.edu.  These newsletters shared the career paths of current and former students and allowed me to see the quality and breadth...

Application of RIDLR to STEM Education Discussed at Terra

At a recent Terra Foundation Educational Technology Conference Dr. Tiffany A Koszalka gave an invited presentation about RIDLR and its potential application to STEM education. At the beginning of the session participants (primarily K-12 teachers and administrators from central NY) were prompted to explore seemingly unrelated objects, determining how best...

RIDLR

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