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How outstanding women in STEM fields overcame obstacles – Lesson Plan

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This lesson explores the careers of 19 great female scientists, the challenges they overcame and whether those challenges are still present in students’ lives. Continue reading

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Women with character who inspire – Lesson Plan

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Introduction The month of March is Women’s History Month and Thursday, March 20 is global Character…read more

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“Well-behaved women seldom make history” – Lesson Plan

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By Katie Gould and Elizabeth Jones Introduction Since Harvard professor Laurel Thatcher Ulrich coined the phrase, “Well-behaved women seldom make history” in the 1970s, those words have…read more

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Periodic attacks occur against girls, teachers and their school buildings, usually in the more conservative south and east of Afghanistan, from where the Taliban draws most support.

Why is it important to educate girls? – Lesson Plan

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By 10 x 10 Subjects World, Education, Social Issues Estimated Time One 30-45 minute period Grade Level Grades 7 – 12 Objective Students will: Explain…read more

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