Parents Key in Attracting Girls to STEM

The U.S. News and World Report – Alan Neuhauser “Parents play a pivotal role in helping build early interest in science, technology, engineering and math – a foundation crucial for keeping children, and especially girls, interested in pursuing education...

Michelle Obama asks women to support girls’ education abroad

USA Today – Emily Hoerner “First Lady Michelle Obama said Monday American women need to do more to help girls in African and Middle Eastern countries get an education. “We would never accept a life of dependence and abuse for our girls,” Obama...

2015 STEM Index Shows Gender, Racial Gaps Widen

The U.S. News and World Report – Alan Neuhauser “While the number of jobs, types of degrees granted and level of student interest in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields continues to increase since 2000, the second-annual U.S....

Today’s challenges for girls’ education

Brookings – Elizabeth King and Rebecca Winthrop “Educating a girl is one of the best investments her family, community, and country can make. We know that a good quality education can be life-changing for girls, boys, young women, and men, helping them...