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Michael Lachney

 Assistant Professor
  Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology and Special Education
 Ph.D., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
 455 Erickson
Michael Lachney is an assistant professor of educational technology. With expertise in qualitative social science methods, he is interested in the role that technologies can play in strengthening school-community relationships. He is currently working on educational technology design strategies and implementation tactics to help teachers enroll community-based expertise in culturally responsive science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education. In addition, his work aims to show how STEM can make contributions to everyday anti-racism in schools, with specific attention to engineering and computer science. Michael also has expertise in science and technology studies, critical race theory, and ethnocomputing.

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