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STEM Education - Tuesday, May 11, 2021 (Zoom)
Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM EDT
Category: Events

 

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Education:
How it addresses education disparities and
what it means for the rising generation and our economy

May 11, 2021
(Virtual)

Details

Date:
Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Time:
7:45 AM - 8:00 AM - login and networking
8:00 AM - 9:30 AM - program

Location:
Zoom Meeting - You will receive login information with your registration confirmation

Charge:
Members: No charge
Non-Members: $35.00

Register no later than:
5:00 PM, Friday, May 7, 2021

 


“We are all teachers” who can help others envision and achieve their potential on their journey through life.

 

The Boston Club exists to support all women’s professional growth and development. We are committed to broadening the field of women leaders of all diversities and firmly believe that the world benefits from having individuals at the table who bring diverse perspectives and lived experiences to policy, practice and decision making.

Learn about disparities in our educational system especially for our students of color and how these inequities impact women on their personal and professional journeys. We know there are key programs, services, supports, and individuals who can make a difference in a learner’s life, therefore impacting their education, career choices and their ultimate success.

Join us and hear from the Boston public schools Superintendent Brenda Cassellius and Joe Rosenbaum of the United Way. They will be joined by two young women of color who share the critical moments in their lives where they gained the confidence to persevere and pursue their dreams, and where continuing to follow their passion, and even a different career path, was uncovered and pursued.

We all as individuals and as members of The Boston Club can make a difference in someone’s life, particularly women, whatever their strengths, challenges and interests.

Believing in someone can have such a positive impact.

Our Panel:



Brenda Cassellius
Superintendent of the Boston Public Schools, former Commissioner of Education for the State of Minnesota







Joe Rosenbaum
Project Director of BoSTEM (cross-sector collaboration to engage students in STEM) at United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley






Christina Silva
Research Assistant at TERC focusing on the lived experiences of people of color in STEM education and professions







Yingying Wu
Math Teacher in the Lowell Public Schools working with students who are not native English speakers






Our Moderators:
Donna Bonaparte, VP and Chief Human Resources Officer at Babson College; Chair, The Boston Club's Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee

Laurie Sherman, executive coach and former education advisor to Mayor Tom Menino; Member, The Boston Club's Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee

Members: No Charge
Non-Members: $35.00

Click here to register for this event!

* PLEASE NOTE: Reservations are required for all events. For this event, reservations and cancellations will be accepted until 5:00 PM, Friday, May 7, 2021


   

Contact: The Boston Club - [email protected] - 781-639-8002