Session: 26. Personalized Learning and STEM

Session: 26. Personalized Learning and STEM
April 3, 2022

Time: 8:45 AM – 9:30 AM

Abstract:  

This workshop will demonstrate examples of how STEM can happen in a personalized fashion  to build learner agency and confidence. Ecosystem members from the Pittsburgh region will  share examples of programs that they built and how they pursued funding to support  personalized learning with outcomes and equity at the center. We will also discuss policy  implications of personalized learning and what is needed to pursue policy in the space 

Outline:  

How we describe personalized learning? What is learner centered–and what does it look like?  Introduction of the Personalized Learning Workgroup  

Personalized Learning in Computer Science Example (with career pathways and state funding);  outcomes of program  

Personalized Learning in a Wet Lab during the pandemic–utilizing Lab X change to continue  learning at the height of the pandemic 

Policy implications for this work

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