When you combine Python (a popular coding language) and Vernier sensors, you give your students the opportunity to code beyond the screen by integrating sensor data collection into coursework. And with our new Python support for our LabQuest devices, you and your students can communicate in Python to LabQuest sensors that are connected to a LabQuest interface—combining a powerful data-acquisition device and sensor input with Python.
We recently sat down with Dr. Kimberly Douglas, chief research and innovation officer at the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, to discuss the current state of—and actions being taken to increase—Latino representation in STEM. Find out how educators are working to address barriers related to affordability of higher education, belongingness, and role models.
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