Designing for Equity and Access

This is an expertise exchange in the Cyberlearning 2019 Expertise Exchange session

Session Leaders: Maria Olivares and Jill Castek

In this expertise exchange we will:

  • Examine what we mean by equity, access, and diversity in Cyberlearning
  • Explore possibilities for cultivating a critically relational orientation to ourselves as professionals, communities we work with, STEM disciplines, and the tools and practices therein
  • Discuss the role and importance of intellectual humility in achieving expansive and personally meaningful forms of STEM participation
  • Examine and reflect on these understandings and their implications for educational equity through whole and sub-group reflection and discussion.