6 Things That Can Help Propel Girls in STEM

VALARIE ROMANO | January 2, 2020

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Women have made some of the world’s most remarkable scientific breakthroughs. Their stories aren’t celebrated nearly enough, but it takes only a little research to find women who’ve excelled in science, technology, engineering, and math. Girls might not believe they can turn their interest in STEM subjects into a career if they see only men in those fields. It’s the job of those of us who work in these fields to show them that women have contributed significantly to STEM fields throughout history despite the odds-and they can too.

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