Affinity Group Alliance Meeting 2 Agenda

Wednesday, May 22: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Cross-Alliance Meeting: K-12 Alliance & the Affinity Group Alliance 

A cross-Alliance meeting with K-12 Alliance members and Affinity Group Alliance members to network and facilitate collaborative partnerships between the member groups. The K-12 Alliance consists of national girl-serving organizations, professional educator associations, academic institutions, and businesses that create national outreach programs to increase the participation of girls in computing.  Learn about K-12 Alliance projects and brainstorm potential ways to work together in the future.

11:00 AM – 11:15 AM BREAK

11:15 AM – 12:00 PM  AGA Support for Aspirations in Computing Award

Inspiring high school girls to consider careers in computing is critical to our mission.  Learn how other AGA members have engaged with the Award for Aspirations in Computing and how your organization can get involved to support Affiliate Awards close to home. 

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM  Next Steps: “Summit-to-go” – Turning Plans into Actions

Use the provided "briefing package" to share your Summit experience with the rest of your organization.   We will brainstorm your ideas regarding the use of the materials, the most important things to share, and how as a group we can stay connected to help you make the best use of what you’ve learned once you get back home.

A brief wrap-up of the Affinity Group Alliance Summit meetings, followed by participants’ reflection on and sharing of a tangible action plan they hope to accomplish as a result of the discussions and meetings.

AGA Co-chairs and the AGA Program Manager will facilitate this discussion, summarize, and share key Summit take aways.