Engaging Policymakers in Cultivating Interest and Competencies in Computing

Webinar on Engaging Policymakers in Cultivating Interest and Competencies in Computing

Please join the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine for a series of webinars based on the recently released report Cultivating Interest and Competencies in Computing: Authentic Experiences and Design Factors.

Computing touches nearly every facet of our daily lives, both personally and professionally. Developing computing competencies will prepare young people for informed civic engagement and rewarding careers, and strengthen the pipeline of talent for employers. Please join the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine for a series of webinars based on the recently released report Cultivating Interest and Competencies in Computing: Authentic Experiences and Design Factors. Join us as we talk through the policies around the design of these experiences and what policymakers can do to ensure that all learners have opportunities to develop interest and competencies in computing.

Moderator: Cheri Fancsali, Deputy Director at the Research Alliance for New York City Schools

Discussants:

Christy Crawford, Director of Culturally Responsive-Sustaining Education, NYC Department of Education

Leigh Ann DeLyser, Co-Founder and Executive Director, CSforALL

Lien Diaz, Director, Educational Innovation and Leadership, Constellations Center for Equity in Computing at Georgia Tech

Sonia Koshy, Senior Director of Evaluation and Research, Kapor Center

TICKETS

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Date

Jun 09 2021
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Time

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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