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2019 AASL National Conference

Girls STEAM with a Twist: Incorporating Social Activism


Nov 16, 2019 9:00am ‐ Nov 16, 2019 10:00am



Credits: None available.

Standard: $6.99
Members: $0.00

Description

Have you ever wanted students to engage in social activism, but wondered how to get started? Partnering with a community non-profit makes activism authentic and tangible for this grade band. By connecting a community need with a cause they care about deeply, librarians implemented a successful girls’ STEAM summer camp to include community-based social activism. Attendees will leave empowered, with clear steps toward making social activism possible for their students all within a STEAM framework!

Learning Objectives:
  • School librarians facilitate opportunities to integrate collaborative learning by organizing learner groups for decision making and problem solving.
  • School librarians demonstrate the importance of personal, social, and intellectual networks by modeling the use of communication tools and resources.
  • School librarians foster active participation in learning environments by stimulating learners to recognize learning as a social responsibility.

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Credits

  • 1.00 - Contact Hours

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