MakerEd & Autism
Kristie Patten Koenig is an occupational therapist, with a PhD in Educational Psychology.
From her bio: She examines the efficacy of interventions utilized in public schools for children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders.
She's the Department Chair for Occupational Therapy at New York University and a leading researcher on K12 interventions related to Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Dr. Wendy Martin leads research that deepens understanding of how key components of educational programs influence effectiveness and participant experience with the prominent research group, Education Development Center.
We're talking today about a project that they collaborate on: it's about maker education and Autism.
Notes from the episode:
ASD Nest @ NYU: https://steinhardt.nyu.edu/asdnest/
Wendy Martin: http://cct.edc.org/people/martin-wendy
Kristie Koenig: https://steinhardt.nyu.edu/ot/faculty/Kristie_Koenig