Hye Sun You

Hye Sun YouHye Sun You is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the STEM education program at the University of Texas at Austin. She earned her M.S. in Science Education and her B.S. in Chemistry from Yonsei University. Her research interests center upon curriculum development and assessment of students in learning science. In her dissertation work, she will develop a new interdisciplinary assessment to measure interdisciplinary understanding of high school students in science courses using many-facet Rasch model. She hopes that the assessment, which focuses on interdisciplinary framework, will lend support to an increased curricular emphasis on the connections across disciplines, leading to deeper students’ understanding of science.