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Wake-Up Call
September, 2016 | Volume 63 Editorial Board STEPHEN J. via Pocket
IFTTT  Pocket  21apples  education  girls  gwg  sex  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
Girls Not Brides
a group working to end child marriage
diversity  girls  women  feminism  education  21apples  Delicious 
september 2011 by arvind
GIRL MUSEUM- Celebrating Girlhood Worldwide
Girl Museum is a virtual space for research, exhibitions and education centered wholly on the subject of being a girl. We explore and document the unique experience of growing up female through historic and contemporary images, stories and material culture. Our primary focus is research, exhibitions and collaboration.
girls  education  feminism  21apples  students  art  virtual  museum  history  Delicious 
march 2011 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
Sesame Street:Song: I Love My Hair
a beautiful song by Sesame Street about loving one's hair. It's a young black girl talking about how much she loves her hair. This is particularly helpful for communities where there aren't a lot of black children.
hair  girls  black  diversity  education  21apples  video  Delicious 
december 2010 by arvind
Separating Fact and Fiction in Brain-Based Learning from Edutopia
via This is a nice summary of current research on brains and learning. I found the part about girls and boys brains important. There are so many books on this topic right ...
21apples  boys  brain  braindevelopment  education  girls  information  research  resource  study  Delicious 
december 2010 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
Fairport battles gender gap with all-girls tech program
article on all girl computer classes being used to recruit girls into tech classes
21apples  technology  girls  education  computer  Delicious 
november 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
Online School for Girls
a new school for girls which is run entirely online. Starting slow.
girls  online  school  21apples  education  Delicious 
october 2009 by arvind
What Girls Want - The Atlantic (December 2008)
article talking about why Twilight is so popular among girls
sexuality  books  book  articles  girls  women  youth  education  21apples  reading  Delicious 
december 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
Girls On The Run Manhattan
great group that uses running to empower young women - health education and wellness
girls  women  education  running  health  feminism  NYC  21apples  Delicious 
june 2007 by arvind
IEEE Spectrum: Robo-girls
article on girls schools competing in robotics competitions.
girls  robot  article  education  feminism  21apples  Delicious 
april 2007 by arvind
Dove's Campaign for Real Beauty
Dove's site on beauty image on activism. Engage in changing the way women are portrayed.
advertising  activism  commercial  design  girls  health  image  media  photoshop  resource  women  video  storytelling  21apples  Delicious 
october 2006 by arvind
A commercial for Dove - Google Video
great commercial from dove showing how they make people completely over with makeup and photography. time elapsed video.
media  literacy  video  education  free  photoshop  21apples  girls  women  feminism  commercial  activism  NYSAISEdTech2006  Delicious 
october 2006 by arvind
A site for girls and math, science and technology. Run by the Girl Scouts. Games, activities and more.
engineering  fun  girls  math  science  technology  women  education  21apples  Delicious 
april 2006 by arvind
Girls are I.T. :: Home
a site set up by the Girl Scouts, the NSF and UNC Charlotte to encourage girls' interest in information technology
girls  women  technology  future  21apples  IT  Delicious 
march 2006 by arvind
Girls Tech: Evaluating Electronic Resources for Girls
framework for evaluating electronic resources to ensure that they encourage girls' interest in science and technology. very valuable for those evaluating content.
girls  women  resource  science  technology  education  teachers  parents  21apples  diversity  Delicious 
march 2006 by arvind

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