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Girl Changemakers – STEM Today, Impact Tomorrow


Today’s young, female changemakers are more impactful than ever, utilizing Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) to take action on issues, give back to their communities and make a difference. While most U.S. innovators are older, non-minority, men, these diverse girls defy the odds and establish a new globally competitive U.S. framework. Moderated by Discovery Education, this inventive panel discussion will convene female student changemakers to explore their STEM learnings, and best practices for applying the concepts. Hear directly about their experiences for compelling challenge-based learning opportunities.

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  1. Learn how STEM is being utilized by girls to solve tomorrow’s challenges and make an impact
  2. Hear from young female changemakers about how educators, corporations and others can inspire and support them in creating world-changing solutions
  3. Discuss best practices for enriching and extending the challenge-based learning experience – by talking to top STEM girls first-hand.



Dara Klatt, Communications Dir, Discovery Education

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