Ventaja (Advantage) STEM Programs: Bringing STEM to Underrepresented Second Language Learners
Presentation at the given at the 30th Annual National Youth-At- Risk Conference, Savannah, GA.
This presentation will focus on the strategies used by the Ventaja Educational Services to support second language learners in STEM education. These strategies include: teaching academic content through culturally relevant pedagogy in alternative educational settings (i.e., after school); the use of experiential learning and field trips to support the academic content; and providing nutritional meals. This presentation will include the outcomes of the program as a result of these components.
30th Annual National Youth-At- Risk Conference
King Miller, Beverly A..
"Ventaja (Advantage) STEM Programs: Bringing STEM to Underrepresented Second Language Learners."
Elementary and Special Education Faculty Presentations.