Deborah Hecht

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201 674-1789
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Senior Project Director
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About Me (Bio): 
Educational Psychologist who has been in R&D related to educational reform for over 25 years.
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Hofstra University
08/01/2008

This project develops and researches the academic potential of a hybrid instructional model that infuses computer simulations, modeling, and educational gaming into middle school technology education programs. These prototypical materials use 3-D simulations and educational gaming to support students’ learning of STEM content and skills through developing solutions to design challenges.