CODE2040 is a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco that creates pathways to educational, professional, and entrepreneurial success in technology for underrepresented minorities, with a specific focus on blacks and Latino/as.
Girls Thinking Global (GTG) is an online professional learning community for educators to connect and converse about ways to support and nurture leadership qualities in adolescent girls and young women around the world.
The US Department of Defense’s STARBASE program exposes the nation’s at-risk youth to the technological environments and positive civilian and military role models found on Active, Guard, and Reserve military bases and installations. STARBASE focuses on elementary students, primarily fifth graders. The goal is to motivate these students to explore science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) as they continue their education.
CanTEEN Career Exploration,a free project of Carnegie Science Center’s Chevron Center for STEM Education and Career Development, helps girls aged 9 to 16 envision themselves in STEM careers through gaming and online activities.
This webinar, led by Shanna Peeples, 2015 National Teacher of the Year, is based on her experience as a teacher in Title I middle and high schools, as well as her work with refugee students, English language learners, and students in remedial classes.