Girls' Persist @ STEM
Girls’ Persist is an evidence-based STEM leadership program designed to put problems into practice while fostering an environment for girls to thrive. The program consists of hands-on learning applications and leadership methods viable for shaping self-efficacy and increasing capacity for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The program utilizes the learn-it, lead-it, and perform-it framework to assist adolescent girls with self-confidence, critical thinking skills, and decision-making while influencing overall STEM persistence.
Partnering Organizations: Lady Trailblazer, Inc. and STEM School Highlands Ranch
Led by: Dr. Carletta Stewart: Director of Curriculum, Program Lead, and Evaluator
Ms. Simi Basu: STEM School Highlands Ranch Liaison and Evaluator
Information meeting with students and parents: November 17, 2021, 3:00-3:45, room 145
Open registration: November 17, 2021
Open to: Students in grades 6th-12th
Program location: STEM School Highlands Ranch, room 145
Student registration: $70.00, includes all materials and program shirt
Program dates and times:
03/23/2022-3:00-3:45- Lead-it phase
Program recognition ceremony: 05/11/2022-3:00-4:00
Questions, please reach out to Simi.Basu@stemk12.org.