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Bridging the Technology Gender Gap at DevLearn

There is growing attention being drawn to the challenges women face when working in technology-based fields. The challenges associated with this issue are widespread. From the messages girls receive at an early age that shape their expectations, to the ability to successfully break into a male-dominated field, to the roadblocks …

TWIST Conversations: Neil deGrasse Tyson on Science Literacy and the Future of Work

Welcome to TWIST Conversations, where we chat with members of the Guild Community exploring current trends in learning, performance, and technology. In this episode of TWIST Conversations I chat with renowned astrophysicist, Director of the Hayden Planetarium in NYC, and Critic’s Choice Award-winning host of this summer’s hit series Cosmos: …

Learning is About Exploring New Worlds

Learning is a funny thing. Ask the average person what learning looks like, and chances are you’ll get some sort of answer that matches a scenario in which they were being taught. That’s how most people define things – using frames of reference from personal experiences. This framework for defining …