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How Use of the Female Talent Pool Could Address Workplace Challenges in the Near Future

According to the National Girls Collaborative Project, although women constitute half of the total US college-educated workforce, they make up only 29 percent of the science and engineering fields.1

In addition, the National Science Board research shows that there will be workforce shortages in jobs that require mathematical, scientific, and technical [...]

June 18th, 2018|

Ten Fun STEM Projects You Can Do in the Yard

Here are some fun free things you can do to entertain your kids AND have fun at the same time! Get ready to make a mess—we will be posting short videos of our experiments online during the summer. Post yours and tag us!

Volcano 

This fun take on the classic science-fair exploding [...]

June 4th, 2018|

Cumulative Effects of Math and Earning Potential

While the mindset of “not being a math person” is true for both girls and boys alike, the “fallacy of inborn math ability” is largely responsible for girls believing that they have an innate inability to excel in math.1 This sort of mindset is often thrust upon them not only [...]

September 9th, 2017|