Wednesday, October 4, 2017 1:00 pm (Central)
WEBINAR: Keys to building successful and equitable STEM programs that leverage robotics and coding. Two leaders from Boston Public Schools will discuss the district’s “Excellence for All” (EFA) initiative, which aims to empower Boston’s socioeconomically diverse student population by providing access to rigorous curriculum and enrichment opportunities, including cutting-edge STEM learning. Also, two educators from Frisco ISD in Texas, will discuss how the district built a successful robotics and STEM program that is significantly impacting student learning and achievement. Presenters will also discuss some strategies for building pathways to equity through STEM and robotics programs in any school or district.