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Education and Technology: Girls and STEM

Education and Technology: Girls and STEM | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
And don't even get me started an what we are doing to our African American girls when it comes to STEM. We need to show our girls that they do belong in the science and tech fields. My question is, how are you exposing ...
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Does Computer Engineering Barbie Discourage Girls From ...

Does Computer Engineering Barbie Discourage Girls From ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
... the doll to display in their brogrammer-dominated workplaces and hoped her arrival—and the message that you can be fashionable and smart—would inspire girls to pursue science, technology, engineering, and math.
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Girls in STEM (Video) | The People's Place

Girls in STEM (Video) | The People's Place | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
Have you heard of STEM? Many young women around the US know STEM very well. In fact, recently the White House released a video, Girls In STEM, promoting its.
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WSID 2012 Appraises 'Women and Girls in ICT' With Changed ...

WSID 2012 Appraises 'Women and Girls in ICT' With Changed ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
This year however, the focus is on shattering a psychologically raised and culturally preserved glass ceiling when it comes to the concentration of women in technology industry. In a world where IT and Finance Professions ...
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Infographic: What Girls Say about Science, Technology, Engineering ...

Infographic: What Girls Say about Science, Technology, Engineering ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
The Girl Scouts Research Institute recently published a study titled Generation STEM: What Girls Say About Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. According to The Girl Scouts of America, the intention of this research ...
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Clinton Global Initiative: Girls, Women, and Technology « AAUW ...

Clinton Global Initiative: Girls, Women, and Technology « AAUW ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
We think that Lego is underestimating our girls. But, more important, the toy industry needs to understand that by failing to educate girls about spatial skills at early ages, we are potentially handicapping half of our future STEM ...
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ICT to Empower Women and Girls in Qatar – Digital QATAR - The ...

ICT to Empower Women and Girls in Qatar – Digital QATAR - The ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
... women or girls to enter the ICT profession. The Supreme Council of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR) participated in ITU's World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) on May 17th ...
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Motivating girls to get into STEM - Scholastic

Motivating girls to get into STEM - Scholastic | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
It's April 24, and a crowd of mostly girls and some adults gathered at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Executive Building to attend the "Girls in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)" event.
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CNYTEEA: Seeking Volunteers for Girl Scout STEM events

CNYTEEA: Seeking Volunteers for Girl Scout STEM events | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
Did you know Girl Scouts is committed to providing every girl a chance to explore the fascinating world of STEM? Girl Scouting encourages girls of all ages by offering "fun with purpose" through its K–12 national program.
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“TECH Needs Girls” Campaign Promoted in Skopje | Open Equal Free

“TECH Needs Girls” Campaign Promoted in Skopje | Open Equal Free | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
Connecting educators in the developing world to news, information, resources, and each other. Make Education for Development Awesome!
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Got Game: How to Keep Girls Interested in Computer Science

Got Game: How to Keep Girls Interested in Computer Science | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
When the regular school day ends at Maryland's Springbrook High School, the fun begins in earnest for girls who are part of an after-school club that focuses on game programming.
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Women in Technology - A busy few weeks but inspiring and fun ...

Women in Technology - A busy few weeks but inspiring and fun ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
When women and men “sit” to take a stand, they validate women in computing and IT and recognize them for the important role they play in creating future technology. The red chair gives all of us a constructive way to show ...

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'Ladies Learning Code' Teaches Women to Embrace Technology and Learn to Write Code - Techvibes (blog)

'Ladies Learning Code' Teaches Women to Embrace Technology and Learn to Write Code - Techvibes (blog) | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
'Ladies Learning Code' Teaches Women to Embrace Technology and Learn to Write CodeTechvibes (blog)When it comes to computer programming and totally dominating the tech industry, society and culture has pretty much convinced us that it's mostly a...

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Relevant Science: 25 Female STEM Superheroes Today

Relevant Science: 25 Female STEM Superheroes Today | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
There are so many women working in STEM fields right now who are living role models and can be superheroes for young girls today, if only they knew of their existence. We're here to point out some of the most inspiring ...
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Girls in STEM | Fembot Collective

Girls in STEM | Fembot Collective | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
monthly interviews with authors of recent feminist books on new media, science, and technology. Feminist Works. Feminist works-in-progress by Fembot Collective members for the purposes of collaboration, cross-fertilization, and networking.
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The Citizen Journalist: The Gender “digital divide”:World ...

The Citizen Journalist: The Gender “digital divide”:World ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
Access to information and communications technologies, the United Nations says, empowers women and girls to take their rightful place as equals in the world. “Despite the obvious benefits, many girls never even consider a ...
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Girls in Tech invades London | SCALEOGY

Girls in Tech invades London | SCALEOGY | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
Girls in Tech, the international network empowering women in technology, is opening their UK branch Girls in Tech London with the launch of GIT Euro 100.
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Can we achieve equality in ICTs for women and girls? | ICT Pulse

Can we achieve equality in ICTs for women and girls? | ICT Pulse | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
Girls and women should be encouraged to pursue studies in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). While at the secondary school levels across the Caribbean, girls have been excelling in Mathematics and the Sciences, ...
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Gender and the Classroom: A New STEM and Girls Study ...

A New STEM and Girls Study ... stereotypes don't work. An interesting read about how complex the issue of gender really is. You can't just dress something up in pink and think that girls will like it.
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[GTech]: GTech Representatives Encourage Women to Pursue ...

[GTech]: GTech Representatives Encourage Women to Pursue ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
Girls in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Day is an international day of promotion, which was started by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) of the United Nations to encourage women from ...
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Women in Wireless and Girls in Tech to Host Panel on Privacy and ...

Women in Wireless and Girls in Tech to Host Panel on Privacy and ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
Industry Roundtable will explore the business impact of mobile advertising | Virtual Strategy Magazine is an online publication devoted entirely to virtualization technologies.
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Girls Like STEM! How can we translate that interest into a career ...

Girls Like STEM! How can we translate that interest into a career ... | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
When discussing the representation of women in STEM fields, it's important to ask: are girls even interested in science? Proponents of gender essentialism, the belief that men and women are fundamentally different, might ...
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Girls in STEM: A New Generation of Women and Science

Girls in STEM, featuring young women scientists and engineers who wowed the President and the nation at the White House Science Fair in February, shines a spotlight on these extraordinary young role models and their exciting projects – ranging from...
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Celebrating Women in Technology

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Mary Beth Hertz (@mbteach on Twitter) is an elementary computer teacher in Philadelphia, PA and a regular blogger on Edutopia. You can read more of her work on her own blog at Philly-teacher.
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Lenovo Funding to Globalize the Center for STEM Education for Girls

Lenovo Funding to Globalize the Center for STEM Education for Girls | Techy Girls | Scoop.it
Lenovo today announced that it is expanding its relationship with The Harpeth Hall School for girls in Nashville, Tennessee through a contribution that will elevate The Center for STEM Education for Girls to an international ...

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