STEM Webinar: Data Literacy

STEM Webinar: Data Literacy

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STEM Webinar: Data Literacy

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“Big data”—the ability to harness and use data at scale—has transformed our economy, our democracy, and our daily way of life. Yet, there are significant skills gaps in the data science and Artificial Intelligence (AI) fields. The power of data is rapidly transforming careers in manufacturing, health care, and education. AI has made navigating social media and online information a societal conundrum. Join us to understand what Federal, state, and local partners are doing to address these gaps, and what resources exist to bring data education programs to your school.


Cindy Marten, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Education

Steven D. Levitt, Freakonomics Co-Author & William B. Ogden Distinguished Service Professor of Economics, University of Chicago

Trena Wilkerson, President, National Council of Teachers for Mathematics

Jo Boaler, Nomellini & Olivier Professor of Education, Stanford University; Director, youcubed; author, California Mathematics Framework

Emmanuel Schanzer, Bootstrap Data Science, Brown University

Suyen Machado, co-author, Introduction to Data Science, UCLA Center X