Thursday, February 19, 2015 (All day) to Saturday, February 21, 2015 (All day)
Join Pearson and learning leaders from Higher Ed, K–12, and STEM industries in Silicon Valley to discuss strategies for closing the gender gap in STEM. We've partnered with Google, Code.org, Maker Ed, Girls Who Code, and the City of San Francisco to bring you lively discussions and presentations on how educators and industry leaders can work together to close the gap in STEM education and STEM careers.
Friday, February 20, 2015 (All day) to Saturday, February 21, 2015 (All day)
OCWiC is an opportunity for young women to explore careers in IT, to network with other young women and to meet possible mentors. OCWiC hopes to encourage women to complete their studies in computing by exploring careers and meeting women leaders from business, industry and academia.
Dr. Gretchen Achenbach of NCWIT will be speaking about the topic of, "Strategically Recruiting Women into Undergraduate Computer Science Programs."
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 (All day) to Saturday, March 7, 2015 (All day)
SIGCSE 2015 continues our long tradition of bringing together colleagues from around the world to present papers, panels, posters, special sessions, and workshops, (and new this year demos and lightning talks) and to discuss computer science education in birds-of-a-feather sessions and informal settings. The SIGCSE Technical Symposium addresses problems common among educators working to develop, implement and/or evaluate computing programs, curricula, and courses.
Monday, June 22, 2015 (All day) to Wednesday, June 24, 2015 (All day)
The conference will provide educators with an innovative opportunity to engage in hands-on activities, participate in content-based discussions, share classroom materials, learn about web-based teaching resources, and exchange best practices for teaching girls.