What America’s K-12 Students Look Like

Education World – Nicole Gorman “The Pew Research Center has released some key findings about the 53.5 million K-12 students going back to school next month. Among these findings, the Pew Research Center found current K-12 students to be the most racially...

Girls Perform Better in Math with Female Teachers, Data Shows

Education News – Jordan E. Wassell “Who runs the world? Girls – especially when they are taught by fellow females, according to a study conducted at Texas A&M University…researchers Jonathan Meer and Jaegeum Lim found that there was a significant...

Wanted: More girls in high tech

The Miami Herald – Marjie Lambert “After their first week of coding class, 20 high school girls taught their robots to dance to The Cupid Shuffle. Cupid chanted, “To the right to the right to the right,” and the little red robots turned right. He sang “To...

Are Girls Protected From Autism?

Yahoo Parenting – Rachel Grumman Bender “While scientists are still unraveling the many causes of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) — from exposure to air pollution during pregnancy to gestational diabetes — there’s one thing they know for sure: Boys are...