Digital Equity and Inclusion
Saturday, October 10th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Virtual Workshop $10
Zoom link will be sent in the email confirmation.
Earn 2.0 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours.
Join Youth Code Jam's executive director, Lori Price, as she identifies strategies on how digital equity and inclusion can help to combat systemic inequities through education and collaboration. During this session, participants will also learn about local and digital services that are available to diverse groups of race, ethnicity, socio-economic class, language, gender, culture, ability and other neurodiverse populations.
The participants will learn how to help their students:
Analyze the harmful impact of bias and injustice on the world, historically, and today (Justice)
Recognize the power and privilege influence relationships on interpersonal, intergroup, and institutional levels and consider how they have been affected by those dynamics (Justice)
Recognize their own responsibility to stand up to exclusion, prejudice, and injustice (Action)
Youth Code Jam
Youth Code Jam provides innovative, impactful and family-focused out of school time, hands-on computing programs for K-12 students as well as teacher professional development designed to bring computer science to all students.
Presenter: Lori Price