Loading…
The Texas Tribune Festival is one of the nation’s largest, most buzzworthy political gatherings. Our three-day festival brings Texans together to address the politics and policy that affect our communities, our schools, our work and our daily lives. We hope you will join us.
avatar for Carol Fletcher

Carol Fletcher

Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC)
EPIC Director
The University of Texas at Austin
cfletcher@tacc.utexas.edu
Dr. Carol Fletcher is Director of EPIC (Expanding Pathways in Computing) at UT Austin’s Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) where she oversees research and professional development projects in STEM and CS education such as the nationally recognized WeTeach_CS program. She is PI for two NSF projects focused on broadening participation in computing (BPC), the Expanding Computing Education Pathways (ECEP) Alliance and Accelerating Women’s Success and Mastery in CS (AWSM in CS). Her research interests include BPC and measuring large scale professional development in STEM.
 
Carol is a former middle school teacher and an elected Pflugerville ISD School Board Trustee from 2001 to 2019. Her experiences as a teacher, policymaker, and researcher bridge the gap between education, workforce, and policy. Additional leadership roles include Chair of the Texas Computer Science Task Force, CS4TX Steering Committee, the TEA’s STEM Educator Standards & IT Industry Advisory Committees, and numerous NSF funded STEM education grant advisory boards.
@drfletcher88
Thursday, September 26
 

7:30am CDT

12:00pm CDT

12:30pm CDT

2:00pm CDT

 
Friday, September 27
 

8:30am CDT

8:45am CDT

9:00am CDT

10:00am CDT

10:15am CDT

11:00am CDT

11:30am CDT

12:00pm CDT

2:00pm CDT

2:30pm CDT