GCC 3026: Stepping into the Gap: How can you support diversity in STEM?

Example keywords and search terms

Use a variety of search terms and key words as you search. It will help you find relevant results. Learn more about keywords and developing a search strategy (3 minute video). Be aware of your keywords, words around diversity continue to evolve and change. As you look at interesting results or articles, use those terms in further searches. 

  • science education or science teaching or science learning
  • elementary school or primary school or grade school
  • culturally responsive teaching
  • culturally responsive science pedagogy
  • high school or secondary school
  • middle school or junior high
  • adolescents or teenagers or young adults
  • equitable learning opportunities
  • non-dominant groups
  • ethnoscience
  • diversity or multiculturalism 
  • diversity or equity or inclusion or edi or dei
  • stem or science or technology or engineering or mathematics
  • culture
  • ethnicity or minority
  • gender or women or female

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