Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Ed Week Discusses STEM Gender Gap

See the link for a discussion on STEM gender gap in US and internationally. Gender achievement variations remain.

Monday, July 2, 2012

College Majors with Greatest Gender Gaps

This link was sent to me, still some large gaps remain. Take a moment and consider the connections between the majors drawing girls and the ones drawing boys. What do they have in common? Specifically, who or what do they work with?

Saturday, June 30, 2012

STEM and Girls in NAEP

From the Christian Science Monitor Worth reading because it links STEM results, Title IX, and briefly single gender classes. The paradox might be that is educators seriously consider gendered gaps,this will result in potential gendered solutions which gets us into differences. And, if we start talking about programs for just girls in STEM, even after school, then these groups are recognizing that something important and unique can happen in a single gender environment.