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Abstract Details (PID = W205)
Title:WS: STEP UP (W205)
Description:High school physics teachers, in particular, have been found to be critical to inspiring young women who pursue undergraduate physics. Come to this workshop to learn how to be a part of a national campaign for high school physics teachers and their students, STEP UP for Women (Supporting Teachers to Encourage Pursuit of Undergraduate Physics for Women). During this workshop, learn about gender representation in physics in the U.S. and around the world, and engage in active strategies and two specific lessons that are demonstrated to enhance the physics identity of young women. If only one-third of high school physics teachers was able to recruit an interested young woman to a physics undergraduate program, gender imbalance upon enrollment would be offset. Non-physics teachers are welcome to attend. Whoever you might be, be a part of the change! (WORKSHOP - Inquire at registration desk for availability.)
Subject:Other
Intended Audience:HS Physics
Aligned with NGSS:Yes
NGSS Level:Any Level - Presentation applicable to attendees at any level of NGSS Experience.
Type of Presentation:Other
Primary Presenter Detail
Presenter - 1 / Title:Nathan A. Unterman, STEP UP Ambassador
School/Organization:STEP UP
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Schedule Details
Room:119
Day:Mon
Time:12:30 PM
Length:110 min
Room Setup:Classrm - Flat / 40 people