equity Recommendations

3 Recommendations are tagged with "equity"

How can I create an inclusive and equitable classroom with culturally responsive education?

June 30, 2021 by Christine O'Donnell

One topic within ongoing discussions about justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion in physics is how we can transform our classroom environments to generate welcoming, inclusive, and equitable spaces for all students. I will discuss evidence-based approaches, and I will provide examples of what these approaches look like in practice using an astronomy curriculum I developed.

equity,  culturally responsive education

How can I talk about equity in physics classes?

February 6, 2021 by Danny Doucette, Shinae Park and Moses Rifkin

This article describes an approach to introducing discussions about equity into the physics classroom, based on the Underrepresentation Curriculum (https://underrep.com).

equity,  underrepresentation,  curriculum

What racial, gender, and sexual orientation bias still exists in physics and what can I do about it?

February 10, 2016 by Ramón S. Barthelemy

As physicists we often believe that our field is a place where anyone can succeed regardless of race, gender, or sexual orientation. Although overt discrimination has decreased, many kinds of unintentional and intentional bias still run rampant. Fortunately, many of these biases are identifiable and there are actionable steps your department can take to prevent and address…