Category Archives: Gender

Empowering Girls

I ran across two Washington Post articles this morning dealing with the empowerment of girls. The first is about a D.C. couple who have launched a web site called A Mighty Girl that identifies books and movies with girl-empowering themes. … Continue reading

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Re-engage boys in learning

Another winner from the Ted talks.  Ali Carr-Chellman: Gaming to re-engage boys in learning. 20-second version: Classrooms are designed for girls. Here are the barriers we put in boys’ way – 1, 2, 3 (see clip for details). Let’s find … Continue reading

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