STEM

3 ESSENTIALS TO TURN GIRLS ONTO STEM

Valuable insights Stephanie Espy, author of STEM Gems, talks about several ways to interest girls in STEM at an early age. (This article originally appeared at women2.com.) The benefits of early exposure to foreign languages, music, travel, and sports on a child’s developing brain are well studied. The early years become the architecture of future learning. […]

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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 […]