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Culturally Responsive Teaching with Technology: Increasing STEM Participation of Underrepresented Groups

, , Texas State University, United States

Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in Savannah, GA, United States ISBN 978-1-939797-13-1 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA


This paper will discuss the US shortage of underrepresented groups in the STEM fields as well as current barriers to the participation of African Americans, Latinos, and women. Culturally responsive teaching practices to increase participation will be presented, and the concept of culturally responsive technologies as a strategy to increase participation will be introduced.


Delaney, C. & Lee, K.S. (2016). Culturally Responsive Teaching with Technology: Increasing STEM Participation of Underrepresented Groups. In G. Chamblee & L. Langub (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 482-485). Savannah, GA, United States: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved March 21, 2019 from .

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