As our economy shifts, digital skills, computer science, and computational thinking are becoming increasingly essential for economic and social mobility, yet access to these skills is not equitable. Join a team Hai Hong and Nicky Rigg from Google to learn about recent research to address implicit biases in education, and be ready to work as we discuss how libraries and Google can partner to increase the diversity of youth who are prepared to participate in the digital future.
Meeting Type: Program
Interests: Information Literacy, Library School Education, Rural and Small Libraries, Technology, Transforming Libraries, Urban Libraries, Young Adult Services, Youth Services
Type of Library: Elementary School, Library School, Public, Rural, School/Media Center, State Library, Tribal
Cost: Included with full conference registration.