Changing Perceptions of Women and STEM

Women still struggle to overcome real and perceived obstacles to pursuing careers in science, technology and math. It’s critical to expose and encourage girls in grade school to these subjects and give them the confidence that they can excel at them.

A recent article looks at the contradictions currently taking place – more young women are seeing STEM related careers as options for them, girls swept the top prizes at Google’s first science fair, however they are coming away with disproportionately less undergrad degrees in STEM or hold jobs in STEM fields.

Read the article to learn more.