Poster - Designing Our World: A Community Envisioning Girls as Engineers

Date: 
Thursday, March 10, 2016
Resource Type:
Conference Proceedings | Reference Materials
Environment Type: 
Public Programs, Community Outreach Programs, Museum and Science Center Programs, Professional Development, Conferences, and Networks, Professional Development and Workshops, Exhibitions, Museum and Science Center Exhibits
Audience: 
Parents/Caregivers | Elementary School Children (6-10) | Middle School Children (11-13) | Museum/ISE Professionals | Evaluators | Learning Researchers
Discipline: 
Education and learning science | Engineering
Access and Inclusion: 
Women and Girls
Organization:
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Oregon State University, Garibay Group
Description or Abstract: 

This poster was presented at the 2016 Advancing Informal STEM Learning (AISL) PI Meeting held in Bethesda, MD on February 29-March 2. Designing Our World (DOW) empowers and promotes girls’ pursuit of engineering careers by cultivating networks of community stakeholders and engaging girls with experiences that illuminate the social, personally relevant and altruistic nature of engineering.

Funder(s): 
NSF
Funding Program: 
AISL
Award Number: 
1322306

Team Members

Lauren MorenoLauren MorenoPrincipal Investigator
Scott PattisonCo-Principal Investigator
Veronika NunezVeronika NunezCo-Principal Investigator
Lynn DierkingCo-Principal Investigator
Cecilia GaribayEvaluator

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