Education - Science Square
This book is written to help math-phobic teens understand variable, exponents, negative numbers, graphing and other pre-algebra related math. I flipped through the book and ended up checking it out, not because I need the math help, but to spend a little more time reading Danica’s personal ADVENTURES in, and her inviting approaching to learning math. Danica became famous as an actress in one of my favorite TV shows as a child,. If you are struggling with pre-algebra or know of someone who is, consider ge...
Girls in STEM - Day of the Girl - US
Women are often discouraged from working in areas involving science, technology, engineering, and math (or STEM). You can find this gender gap almost anywhere, whether it’s a crazy boy to girl ratio in an advanced high school math class, a surprisingly small number of women engineers, or the fact that only 18 out of Cisco’s 100 CEO Leaders in STEM. In 2006, 16.6% of network and computer systems administration jobs belonged to women. According to a 2011 study by the United States Commerce Department.