Will you join me? We need you to contribute to the conversation! Please join me and your colleagues at the National Summit for Educational Equity. We'll be in Arlington, VA, on April 24-27, and you won't want to miss the great educational equity experience we have lined up for this year. Check out our Schedule at a Glance.
Meagan Pollock will lead a pre-conference workshop on Realizing Potential with Mindset on June 12 during the WEPAN Change Leader Forum. Learn more >>
Breaking the STEM Ceiling for Girls
Ana Maria Munoz-Boudet, The World Bank
Although countries have dramatically closed gender gaps in education and labor force participation, gender differences within education and employment persist.
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Girls Draw Even with Boys in High School STEM Classes, But Still Lag in College and Careers
Carolyn Jones, EdSource
High school engineering classrooms look a lot different than they did a few decades ago, and it's not just because of computers. Those classes now have girls. Lots of girls.
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Too Ethical to Get Ahead?
Colleen Flaherty, Insider Higher Ed Study finds that physicists are more likely to describe women as ethical scientists, but in ways that potentially limit their productivity and competitiveness. Read More >>
The Way We Teach Math Is Holding Women Back
Jo Boaler, Motto A Stanford math professor encourages a different teaching approach. Read More >>
The STEM Superhero of Sesame Street
Kate Stringer, The Atlantic How and why the lovable, mistake-prone Grover was selected to teach children about STEM. Read More >>
Within Integrated Schools, De Facto Segregation Persists
Erica L. Green, The Baltimore Sun They were classmates and best friends, and they both wanted to get into the 11th-grade Advanced Placement English class at Columbia's Hammond High School. Read More >>
Share with the world how you engage diverse students in inclusive engineering, and compete to
win a $1000 travel award to the 2017 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference in Columbus, Ohio, June 24-28, 2017.