Kevin Miklasz

BrainPOP

Kevin Miklasz

BrainPOP

Biography

Kevin entered education as a trained scientist- he has a PhD in Biology from Stanford University. Both during and after his graduate studies, he has spent his time gaining a smattering of diverse experiences in education: designing science curriculum, teaching after-school science programs, designing science games, running a “cooking as science” blog, designing online learning platforms, running professional development for teachers and professional engineers, and analyzing educational assessment data. Through these experience, Kevin transitioned from scientific research to science education to educational research and assessment. Kevin is currently the Director of Data and Assessment at BrainPOP where he is designing and analyzing new, playful and meaningful assessments on BrainPOP’s website.