Understanding Interventions Conference

Friday, March 2, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, March 4, 2018 (All day)
This conference was established to facilitate dissemination and exchange of hypothesis-based research on interventions and initiatives that broaden participation in science and engineering research careers. The conference is designed to create a dialogue among behavioral/social science and education researchers, evaluators, and faculty in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields who participate in intervention programs.
Workshop on Translating Research to Actionable Practices to Accomplish Parity in Research Careers // Friday, March 2, 2018
Join NCWIT researchers Gretchen Achenbach and Lecia Barker will be conducting a workshop on how to translate research into practice. This workshop will discuss the steps NCWIT has taken to translate from social science into everyday practice, in the context of different broadening participation in research goals. The 1.5 hour workshop will provide an overview of the translation process, including identifying the form of a resource, analyzing the needs and existing understanding of the audience (including when more than one audience is likely to use a resource), and writing and graphic strategies for supporting quick understanding and visualization of processes.
Baltimore  Maryland
United States