Strength in Borders: Sourcing Global Data Science Innovation


U.S. education leaders lament our relative progress to other countries, but do little to proactively collaborate with those who are charging ahead. But K-12 data science does things differently. Born from global collaboration, data science education advocates leveraged global connections to accelerate a new field from its inception. From the first-ever cross-country K-12 learning framework to international exchange of research and curricula models, join us to learn how going global made data science education a reality and what lessons we can learn from our partners across the globe.

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  1. Learn how global collaboration has enabled data science education in the United States and abroad to find a strong and burgeoning foothold.
  2. Discover the role that policy and research play in the international exchange of information around K-12 data science.
  3. Come away with strategies and insights on deepening collaborations and utilizing strategies from other countries who are prioritizing data education.



Zarek Drozda, Director, Data Science 4 Everyone

Meta Information:

  • Tags: data, implementation
  • Event: EDU
  • Format: Panel
  • Track: Global Initiatives
  • Session Focus Area K-12 Education
  • Level: Field Experience

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