SSAB Alliance Meeting Agenda 2

Thursday, May 23, 8:30 AM

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM    Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM    Overview of the Day

9:15 AM - 11:00 AM  Guest Speaker and Discussion

Guest Speaker: Shannon Jaggers

Follow-up discussion by SSAB: Electronic (online) education and its effects on women, especially as students in computing/information technology.

  • Disparate impacts of e-education, by gender, race, ethnicity
  • Value of 'certification' by e-education (compared to education that is not e-based)
  • Intended and unintended impacts of e-education for women and other under-represented group

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM  Allison Scott

Examining the intersection of race and gender and implications for STEM persistence and aspirations among highschool girls of color

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM  Conclusion

  • Continuing steps for the SSAB
  • Collaboration for the year
  • Agenda for 2014