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“A Queer Endeavor: Inclusive K-12 Education” With Doctors Bethy Leonardi and Sara Staley

Want to learn about creating cultures that are affirming of gender and sexual diversity? This session focuses on the K-12 space and will also touch on ways curriculum can be made more inclusive.

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“A Queer Endeavor: Queering Leadership” With Doctors Bethy Leonardi and Sara Staley

ant to learn about creating cultures that are affirming of gender and sexual diversity? This workshop series brings attention to policy, climate, and social and cultural norms and practices.

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“Navigating the New Normal: Renewal, Allyship, & Joy During Twin Pandemics” With Dr. Damon A. Williams

Nationally recognized DEI scholar and expert Dr. Damon A. Williams leads this discussion on Inclusive Excellence, strategic diversity leadership, and allyship in learning environments and in the workplace, and offers simple, yet effective strategies for how leaders can level-up from bystander to up-stander.

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“Powertilt: Examining Power, Influence, and the Myth of Meritocracy” With Doctors Catherine Ashcraft and Brad McLain

Lack of influence in key innovation processes results in what we term a powertilt phenomenon — that is, a differential distribution of power and influence along lines of gender, race, and other intersecting social identities. We present findings from our study examining what counts as power and how it operates on technical teams.

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“Harnessing Power for Positive Impact” With Dr. Julie Battilana

In this live talk, Dr. Julie Battilana discusses the fundamentals of power, debunks the common myths surrounding it, and reveals how to harness power for positive impact in our lives and in the world.

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Broadening Participation in the Classroom: A Discussion with NCWIT National Educator Award Recipients

NCWIT and Infosys Foundation USA invite you to join us for a panel discussion with National Aspirations in Computing Educator Award recipients, who support the …

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2018 NCWIT Summit - “Summit Closing and Housekeeping Day 3” by Lucy Sanders

2018 NCWIT Summit – “Summit Closing and Housekeeping Day 3” by Lucy Sanders

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2017 NCWIT Summit - “Exploring NCWIT Evaluation Tools” Workshop by Gretchen Achenbach and Lyn Swackhamer

2017 NCWIT Summit – “Exploring NCWIT Evaluation Tools” Workshop by Gretchen Achenbach and Lyn Swackhamer

NCWIT researchers will lead you through NCWIT Evaluation Tools, where you will discover evaluation resources for a variety of audiences and uses.

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2017 NCWIT Summit - “Are Alphas Impeding Innovation in Your Organization?” WA/EA Workshop by irene kendall  and Lucy Sanders

2017 NCWIT Summit – “Are Alphas Impeding Innovation in Your Organization?” WA/EA Workshop by irene kendall and Lucy Sanders

This session explores who “Alphas” are and how they influence technical environments in both positive and negative ways. We will focus on identifying ways to …

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2016 NCWIT Summit — “Designing Inclusive Makerspaces” Workshop by Sylvia Martinez

2016 NCWIT Summit — “Designing Inclusive Makerspaces” Workshop by Sylvia Martinez

Makerspaces are popping up everywhere. If they are to live up to their potential of providing access to tools, education, and collaboration in tech for …

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2015 NCWIT Summit — “Outreach” Empower Hour

2015 NCWIT Summit — “Outreach” Empower Hour

Offering interactive activities and relating computing skills to real-world careers can help reduce stereotypes about the technology industry. Learn about exciting and creative ways to …

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2014 NCWIT Summit – Workshop Slides by Melissa Thomas-Hunt

2014 NCWIT Summit – Workshop Slides by Melissa Thomas-Hunt

Slides from Melissa Thomas-Hunt’s workshop, “Leveraging Expertise to Drive Team Innovation & Performance: What Gets in the Way and How to Get Rid of It?”

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