Diversity: A Grand Challenge in Engineering

Solution: Everyone Engaged. To change the face of engineering, collective impact is a necessity. The goal of this session is to bridge the gap between student development theories and practices to cultivate STEM Learning Ecosystems with limited resources. This session will share best practices from ecosystems that are student-centered, meets the unique needs of students from underrepresented groups, and provides dynamic collaborations among educators, schools, outreach programs, private sector, community-based organizations, youth, and families.

Target demographic of session content: Middle School, High School, Undergraduate