Claude Steele

Claude Steele's Talks

Stereotype Threat: How It Affects Us and What We Can Do About It

Jan 30, 2013
Claude Steele, Dean of the Graduate School of Education at Stanford, discusses his theory of stereotype threat, which examines how people from different groups, being threatened by different stereotypes, can have quite different experiences in the same situation. It also helps explain group differences in performance from the intellectual to the athletic.