Learning Circle – Diversity & Inclusion in Youth STEAM Education

Learning Circle Start Date:
September 3rd, 2 PM EDT (Zoom Meeting)Learning Circle Description:

This is a 3 week, asynchronous learning group centered around youth STEAM education, diversityDiversity Differences among people with respect to age, socio-economic status, ethnicity, gender, physical and mental ability, race, sexual orientation, spiritual practices, and other human differences (Deen, Huskey & Parker, 2015). and inclusionInclusion A state of being valued, respected and supported. Inclusion authentically puts the concept and practice of diversity into action by creating an equitable environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives are harnessed (Hudson, 2011; Baltimore Racial Justice, 2016).  issues. The group will start with a Zoom video conference meeting*, followed by weekly emails with links to relevant videos, articles and other resources. Participants are encouraged to reply and share what they learn with others in the group either by responding to the group emails or using eXtension’s EEO platform.
Who Can Attend?:

This webinar is for eXtension members only as part of Engage & Empower Online. A list of eXtension members can be found here.

What Do You Need To Attend?:

Part of this Learning Circle will be facilitated through a Zoom video conference. You will be able to access the Zoom room through your computer, through the Zoom mobile app, or by phone.

When you register for this Learning Circle, you will also be registered for eXtension’s Engage & Empower Online platform where you will have access to the publication for this Learning Circle. You will receive your login instructions on August 26th, 2019.

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