Gender diversity: 101

Gender diversity: 101 There are many reasons given for the current gender imbalance in STEM careers.  One of them is that women slip out of science because their hormones make them “different”. There are arguments that women find science “boring,”  that attempts to bridge the gender divide “deny human biology and nature,” and that efforts to achieve […]

North Carolina Co-ops Invest in Science Teachers

Science Teachers get Hands On Experience. The Dobson, N.C., co-op sponsored Mosley as part of a teaching fellowship based at N.C. State University that boosts teachers’ STEM– science, math, engineering and technology– education in K-12 classrooms with professional development workshops and “externships,” or experiential learning opportunities. “We have a large rural population in North Carolina, […]