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Equal Mathematics Education for Female Students

posted Jun 17, 2010, 10:33 PM by Glenna Buford

Very concise digest by Penelope H. Dunham, highlighting the most important factors for increasing female participation in mathematics. Includes brief list of resources and references.

How Negative Expectancies and Attitudes Undermine Females' Math Confidence and Performance

posted Jun 17, 2010, 10:32 PM by Glenna Buford

This essay by Jennifer Gutbezahl includes an extensive review of the literature, and is well-documented. It's a great place to start, if you're looking for research references. Citation: Gutbezahl, J. (1995). This article is from the ERIC/CSMEE data base (article ED 380 279). CSMEE is the Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education.

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