2021 National Harbor Area Conference

November 11-13, 2021

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FILTERS APPLIED:Postsecondary, Presentation, Developing More Inclusive Classrooms, Chemistry


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Curriculum Compacting Across Disciplines

Friday, November 12 • 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center - Chesapeake H

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Curriculum compacting allows students who have shown mastery of course material to challenge themselves and work on more difficult content.

1. The logistics of how curriculum compacting works 2. Data analyzing the effectiveness of curriculum compacting 3. Pros and cons of curriculum compacting from the viewpoints of the students, the professor, and the teaching assistants

Nicole Hesson (York College of Pennsylvania: York, PA), Jessica Fautch (York College of Pennsylvania: York, PA)

Promoting STEM Teaching Interest Through Urban Ecology

Saturday, November 13 • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center - Baltimore 5

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Stem For All 3-Minute Video Presentation on Project
Urban Ecology Module Instruction Video

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Let's explore student interest and perceived barriers to careers in STEM education and engage with potential STEM teacher candidates through interdisciplinary urban ecology modules.

1. Generating interest in STEM education through curriculum innovation; 2. Barriers to careers in STEM education; and 3. Developing STEM education recruitment pipelines.

Joseph Stabile (Iona College: New Rochelle, NY), Margaret Smith (Iona College: New Rochelle, NY), Benjamin Gaines (Iona College: New Rochelle, NY)

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