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Episode No. 52: Lindsay Levkoff, SparkFun

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Lindsay Levkoff calls herself a “recovering molecular biologist.” Now she’s the director of education at SparkFun. I spoke to her after they launched this new website; this interview runs the gamut on topics like America’s failures (and successes) with STEM education, why higher education may be misguided, how to get kids using hands-on materials at a much earlier age, and much more. Side note to all this: SparkFun is completely open-source.

Here’s Levkoff talking at POSSCON 2012:

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