Understanding Stereotype Threat
Published on 6/30/2015.
Deanna Herrera-Thomas and Philip Mancus will provide a session based on the works of Claude Steele (U.C. Berkeley Psychology faculty and Dean Emeritus). Steele's work highlights the internalized stereotypes that can create barriers to success in a variety of areas, and in particular, college achievement. Research findings will be provided and a discussion of proven remedies will follow.