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ERIC Number: ED557923
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Feb
Pages: 15
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
Building a STEM Pathway: Xavier University of Louisiana's Summer Science Academy
Haynes, Mariana
Alliance for Excellent Education
This report examines how Xavier University of Louisiana's summer bridge program for middle and high school students prepares students of color to succeed in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. This extensive report--interspersed with video highlights of the program--provides a lens into the kind of academic and social learning that build students' competencies in STEM course work. The report offers several recommendations to states and districts for improving the participation of underrepresented student groups in STEM careers. [Contains endnotes. The following is appended: Xavier University of Louisiana's Summer STEM Programs.]
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Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Middle Schools; Secondary Education; Junior High Schools; High Schools
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Carnegie Corporation of New York
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Location: Louisiana