Recognizing the Achievements of Women in Science,Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine
Men's Fame as Scientists Outstrips Women's :
Without mentioning gender, Europeans were asked to name a famous scientist - 71 percent named a man, only 33 percent named a woman.
Women Are Underrepresented as Recipients of Many Prestigious Awards
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High School Students Get a Lesson in Gender DisparityWhen the U.S. Congress makes laws, men overwhelmingly drive the decisions since they make up 80 percent of Congress. Find out what happened when a high school history teacher gives students a first-hand look at the impact of gender disparity in policymaking by creating a mock class congress with 80 percent girls and 20 percent boys to vote on new school policies.» Link to the original article