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“I just wanted to check,” the teacher said. “Your child wants to be called a boy, right? Or is she a boy that wants to be called a girl? Which is it again?” In fact, I love correcting them, making them reconsider their perceptions of what a girl looks like. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  diversity  gender  gwg 
april 2017 by arvind
By the age of 6, young girls are less likely than boys to view their own gender as brilliant. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  diversity  equity  gender  gwg  parenting  parents  teachers  Delicious 
february 2017 by arvind
How to Be a Man in the Age of Trump - The New York Times
ONE afternoon, while reporting for a book on girls’ sexual experience, I sat in on a health class at a progressive Bay Area high school. Toward the end of the session, a blond boy wearing a school athletic jersey raised his hand. “You know that baseball metaphor for sex?” he asked. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  diversity  gender  gwg  inclusion  men  teaching  women  Delicious 
october 2016 by arvind
Belgian and Polish adolescents are among the least happy in Europe, more than half the teenagers in Greenland smoke, and Eastern European boys are far more likely than girls to have had sex, according to a report from the World Health Organization. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  boys  gender  girls  gwg  happiness  sel  Delicious 
june 2016 by arvind
Women Mathematicians, Sponsored by Agnes Scott College
Welcome to the web site for biographies of women in mathematics. These pages are part of an on-going project at Agnes Scott College in Atlanta, Georgia, to illustrate the numerous achievements of women in the field of mathematics. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  education  equity  gender  gwg  math  mathematics  women  Delicious 
february 2016 by arvind
The Bechdel Test for Women in Movies
incredibly simple, yet telling way to look at how a film portrays (or doesn't) women
literacy  diversity  movies  gender  feminism  21apples  education  media  women  Delicious 
may 2013 by arvind
Women and Technology, Again
blog post talking about lack of gender diversity in technical classes, professions, and more
gender  article  diversity  feminism  girls  computerscience  education  Delicious 
january 2011 by arvind
Girls Discovered
Global maps of adolescent girls - fantastic resource of maps documenting girls experiences around the world
girls  map  maps  feminism  women  21apples  education  resource  resources  gender  mapping  research  statistics  teens  visualization  children  database  Delicious 
march 2010 by arvind
The Puzzle of Boys - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education
interesting read about the various books/soft research that's been out on boys and education
boys  gender  girls  feminism  education  21apples  research  psychology  children  books  learning  academic  America  men  Delicious 
february 2010 by arvind
Holla Back DC!
well-written blog documenting harassment of women in Washington DC
diversity  education  21apples  blog  gender  washington  dc  feminism  women  racism  Delicious 
january 2010 by arvind
fantastic film about gender and sexuality. Works great with students.
diversity  documentary  education  21apples  gender  sexuality  kids  teens  school  film  politics  Delicious 
december 2009 by arvind
Girls, Women + Media Project
We are a resource for students, teachers, consumers, parents, mediamakers and businesses….and NOT for women only.
education  21apples  women  feminism  media  advertising  gender  activism  girls  Student  parents  teachers  Delicious 
november 2009 by arvind
Fashion robot to hit Japan catwalk
advances in robots to hit Japanese catwalks
gender  fashion  robot  Japan  Delicious 
march 2009 by arvind
Working Parents Sexism In The City
BusinessWeek's article on sexism around reviews of Sex and the City (film)
film  women  feminism  gender  culture  diversity  Delicious 
june 2008 by arvind
Criticism of ‘Sex and the City’ Is Mostly Sexist
an article from Newsweek on how criticisms of the sex and the city movie are largely sexist
women  feminism  film  gender  review  culture  diversity  Delicious 
june 2008 by arvind
Sorry, Boys, This Is Our Domain - New York Times
article from NYTimes on how girls are producing more on the web than boys but not making the transition to computer science
girls  feminism  geek  gender  internet  nytimes  tech  teen  teens  women  youth  article  21apples  education  Delicious 
march 2008 by arvind
Not Invited to the Buffet
interesting blog post on how most of the edubloggers out there are white males
diversity  education  article  blog  race  gender  women  21apples  Delicious 
november 2007 by arvind
O'Reilly Network -- Interview with danah boyd
Interview with the always brilliant danay boyd on O'Reilly's Women in Technology site
feminism  gender  internet  research  social  tech  technology  women  21apples  education  NYCIST  NEIT2007  Delicious 
october 2007 by arvind
P.O.V. - See the world through my eyes | PBS
PBS's stellar documentary series examining social issues from first-hand experiences. lots of resources here for educators studying diversity issues
diversity  21apples  video  education  resources  activism  immigration  race  class  gender  sexuality  age  ability  Delicious 
november 2006 by arvind

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