Dr. Mia Ong delivered the keynote address for the 2023 Meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers – New England Section on 11/11/23.

November 12, 2023

Details about the event can be view here. You can purchase her book, “The Double Bind in Physics Education: Intersectionality, Equity, and Belonging for Women of Color” here.

Climate and Equity Institute participant featured in local publication.

November 8, 2023

The article titled, BRHS teacher Emily Higgins attends MacArthur Foundation Institute on Climate and Equity describes Emily’s participation in the Climate and Equity Institute, held at the Schoodic Institute, in Acadia National Park on the coast of Maine. Read the full article here.

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Discover the new Center for Equitable Family STEM Learning at TERC.

October 23, 2023

Partnering with communities to study and support equitable STEM learning for families in informal and everyday learning contexts.

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USD to Host Native STEM Portraits Photo Exhibition Through Dec 1

October 19, 2023

The University of South Dakota is hosting the “Native STEM Portraits Photo Exhibition” in the Muenster University Center. The photo exhibition explores the experiences of Native undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty and professionals in STEM. The exhibition will feature 16 photos from participants based on a study conducted by researchers from TERC, AISES and the University of Georgia. Learn more here.

Dr. Jodi Asbell-Clarke, Dr. Ibrahim Dahlstrom-Hakki, and Dr. Zachary Alstad from TERC shared their innovative work for making S.T.E.M. education more inclusive for neurodivergent learners on the Exploring Different Brains Podcast.

October 17, 2023

Listen here.