Encouraging girls in STEM Collection

PUBLIC

I put these together from my history with and interest in helping elementary girls stay interested in the STEM fields. I hope that others will find them useful.

  • Elementary
  • Middle

Resources in “Encouraging girls in STEM” Collection

Title Resource Type File Type
Free_software_and_links_for_girls_and_STEM.pdf User File PDF File
GEMS Club--helping girls to explore STEM

A comprehensive web site for adults looking to help girls access and enjoy STEM

User File Web Page
GEMS_Toolkit.pdf

Toolkit for creating and managing a STEM club for girls

User File PDF File
Gender_and_STEM--The_Ick_Factor.pdf

An article about how gender and ethnicity may drive career choices

User File PDF File
Math_is_Hard,_Mom.pdf

My action research on the effects of the GEMS club.

User File PDF File
Tech-Savvy_Girls_Guide.pdf

This guide to the video Tech Savvy Girls shows you how to lead a discussion about how to encourage girls in STEM. It accompanies the video Tech Savvy Girs which we produced with the help of the Fairfax Network. This video is available from the Fairfax Network http://itweb.fcps.edu/fairfaxnetwork/videostore/level2para.cfm?productid=23

User File PDF File
Why_So_Few.pdf

An excellent report from AAUW on why so few gilrs go into or stay in the STEM fields, and resources on changing this trend.

User File PDF File