Humanizing and diversifying scientist identities with Scientist Spotlights

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Schinske et al. (2017) designed the Scientist Spotlight homework assignments to shift students' stereotypes of scientists and to increase diverse representations and enhance science identity. This talk will share the Schinske model and modifications to the Scientist Spotlight assignment for students. Join NESTA today!

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Scientist Spotlight Homework Video (right-click or control-click to download)


  • Laura Guertin, Professor, Earth Science, Penn State Brandywine