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Better STEM Outcomes: Developing an Accountability System for Broadening Participation

Daryl Chubin, Ira Harkavy, and Louis Martin-Vega

Report on an NSF-funded Workshop

Thursday, March 30, 2017

In October 2016, a workshop was held at the National Science Foundation (NSF) to create the framework for developing and implementing an accountability system for broadening participa-tion in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Developing such an ac-countability system has become a priority among federal research and development (R&D) agencies. The workshop was designed to help develop an accountability system at three levels: funding agencies, individual grantees, and institutions receiving awards (particularly institutions of higher education).

Click here to read the full workshop report.