Qualitative Measures of Equity in Small Groups

  title={Qualitative Measures of Equity in Small Groups},
  author={Benjamin Archibeque and Mary Bridget Kustusch and Florian Genz and Scott V. Franklin and Eleanor C. Sayre},
  journal={arXiv: Physics Education},
This project investigates how to quantitatively measure equity in small student groups. We follow several student groups to operationalize how discourse may be equitable or inequitable. The groups came from a two week, pre-college program that prepares first generation and deaf/hard-of-hearing students to major in a STEM field. In the program, students focus on improving their metacognitive skills and cultural preparation for college life within a context of model building. We use three methods… 

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