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Keeping Diversity at the Center of the STEM Higher Education Agenda in 2013 - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio

Keeping Diversity at the Center of the STEM Higher Education Agenda in 2013 - Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
Keeping Diversity at the Center of the STEM Higher Education Agenda in 2013 Diverse: Issues in Higher Educatio Looking ahead to 2013, the STEM education community is riding on several years of high-profile investments and a strong national rhetoric...
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How our school developed an international approach to learning - The Guardian

How our school developed an international approach to learning - The Guardian | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
The GuardianHow our school developed an international approach to learningThe GuardianWe have a quite strategic approach to the development of language with our young people, we will withdraw them from parts of the curriculum where there is a need...
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Hands-on interactive approach to science success in Aboriginal communities - Science Network Western Australia

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Hands-on interactive approach to science success in Aboriginal communitiesScience Network Western AustraliaScitech's Aboriginal Education Program (AEP) aims to “close the gap” between academic achievements of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal students...
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Helping STEM Take Root: Engaging the Minds of Students - Huffington Post

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Helping STEM Take Root: Engaging the Minds of StudentsHuffington PostTo see a hopeful future for science education, look no further than the Raccoon Creek watershed in rural Ohio. There, Vinton County ...
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We Teach Racism, Sexism and Discrimination in Schools - Huffington Post

We Teach Racism, Sexism and Discrimination in Schools - Huffington Post | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
We Teach Racism, Sexism and Discrimination in SchoolsHuffington PostDuring my first year as a high school history teacher, teaching predominantly urban and minority students, I came to one profound epiphany: I teach white history to black kids.
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Book exposes alarming inequality in U.S. math, science education ...

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Book exposes alarming inequality in U.S. math, science education. July 5, 2012. American students experience vast differences in content and instruction across states, school districts and even from classroom to classroom, according to a ...
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Neighborhood Schools Program teams up with Project Exploration for

Neighborhood Schools Program teams up with Project Exploration for | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
“Plus, there aren't enough teachers who feel comfortable teaching science, a second-tier subject, and that's not in anyone's interest going forward, since the science, technology, engineering and math fields are going to be the job creators.
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Chris Emdin interview with The Freire Project from Baeza, Spain

and Paulo Freire, and lays out an agenda for science education in urban settings ... chris emdin ...
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All-Girls School Designs Way to Close Gender Gap in Math and Science - DNAinfo

All-Girls School Designs Way to Close Gender Gap in Math and Science - DNAinfo | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
All-Girls School Designs Way to Close Gender Gap in Math and ScienceDNAinfo(Marymount School) UPPER EAST SIDE — Students and instructors at the Upper East Side's all-girls Marymount School are trying to close the gender gap in careers in science,...
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A Portrait of Segregation in New York City's Schools - New York Times

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A Portrait of Segregation in New York City's SchoolsNew York TimesHigh Schools More than a third of the 100 most diverse schools are high schools, reflecting the city's practice of allowing students to apply to any high school.
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Stereotypes keep women away from science - Vancouver Sun

Stereotypes keep women away from science - Vancouver Sun | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
Stereotypes keep women away from scienceVancouver SunThe higher education institute recently partnered with the Telus Spark Science Centre to bring in more than 100 high school girls to expose them to real-life science, an event dubbed HerWorld.
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Urban Science Education for the Hip-Hop Generation: The documentary

Chris Emdin in NYC schools using hip-hop in science classroomsyoutube.com...
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A Hip-Hop Experiment - New York Times

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New York TimesA Hip-Hop ExperimentNew York TimesDr.
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Teaching in multicultural classrooms: tips, challenges and opportunities - The Guardian (blog)

Teaching in multicultural classrooms: tips, challenges and opportunities - The Guardian (blog) | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog)Teaching in multicultural classrooms: tips, challenges and opportunitiesThe Guardian (blog)Jess Hamer, science teacher at Lampton School in Hounslow. Lampton is a 'complex urban' academy in west London.
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Diversity training hits raw nerves - Crosscut

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CrosscutDiversity training hits raw nervesCrosscutEarth Economics provides robust, science-based, ecologically sound economic analysis, policy recommendations and tools to positively transform regional, national and international economics, and...
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Reality Pedagogy: Christopher Emdin at TEDxTeachersCollege

Director of Secondary School Initiatives at the Urban Science Education Center.
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A Different Kind of Diversity: The Changing Face of Engineering Education - Huffington Post (blog)

A Different Kind of Diversity: The Changing Face of Engineering Education - Huffington Post (blog) | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
A Different Kind of Diversity: The Changing Face of Engineering EducationHuffington Post (blog)And while racial diversity does play some role in the need to diversify engineering programs (since the vast majority of students are white or Asian...
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'Color blind' policies could make diversity harder to achieve - Science Codex

'Color blind' policies could make diversity harder to achieve - Science Codex | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
'Color blind' policies could make diversity harder to achieveScience CodexYet new evidence from psychological science research suggests that this ...
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Want to see more Black Faces in Science & Technology? Here's how to make that ... - Scientific American (blog)

Want to see more Black Faces in Science & Technology? Here's how to make that ... - Scientific American (blog) | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
Scientific American (blog)Want to see more Black Faces in Science & Technology?
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Left of Black - Season 2, Episode 29

Mark Anthony Neal talks with Professor Chris Emdin about his new book, "Urban Science Education for the Hip-Hop Generation".
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TEDxNYED - April 28, 2012 - Christopher Emdin

Director of Secondary School Initiatives at the Urban Science Education Center.
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Opening the Lab: STEM Equity for Students with Disabilities « STEM ...

Opening the Lab: STEM Equity for Students with Disabilities « STEM ... | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
Opening the Lab: STEM Equity for Students with Disabilities. From ISci Science Access Blog (www.independencescience.com). The exclusion of persons with disabilities from STEM disciplines is something I'm just starting to ...
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Studying school quality, to fight inequality - MIT News

Studying school quality, to fight inequality - MIT News | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
Studying school quality, to fight inequalityMIT NewsEducation has long been perceived as a great leveler in the United States, providing opportunities throughout society.
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College studies still fall along gender lines - Green Bay Press Gazette

College studies still fall along gender lines - Green Bay Press Gazette | diversity in science education | Scoop.it
College studies still fall along gender linesGreen Bay Press GazetteSince at least 1990, women have earned about 90 percent of education, social work and nursing degrees at the school.
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