Website Links

There are a number of websites that have useful information or activities related to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). If you CLICK on a link, the page will replace this current page. If you hold CTRL and CLICK a separate window will be opened, and you can go to it via a tab at the top of your screen.

A 10-minute video with results of an AAUW study "Why So Few?"
about low female representation in engineering & computing:
www.youtube.com/watch?v=FKaOGuzhbM8&feature=youtu.be

2016 info about careers in solar industry:
http://www.letsgosolar.co/consumer-education/women-in-solar/



These listings are several years old and some sites may have changed their content:

National Academy of Science  site for girls (http://iwaswondering.org)

A cartoon teen named Lia presents interesting material about science and women scientists.

 

SciGirls  ( http://pbskids.org/scigirls/)

SciGirls is a show for kids ages 8 to 12 that showcases bright, curious real tween girls

 putting science and engineering to work in their everyday lives.


 GirlsRiseNet  (http://girlsrisenet.org/engineering/for-girls-only )

For Girls Only provides links to activities, organizatons, and careers to help you explore your options further.


 Discover Engineering (http://DiscoverE.org/our-activities)

material for students, parents, and educators.

 

Sally Ride Science Club: (http://ImaginaryLinesInc.com)

science news and information sources, specially for girls.

 

Information about math and salaries for  variety of careers (http://WeUseMath.org)


 Information about Careers in Computing  (http://computingcareers.acm.org)

 

Society of Women Engineers (http://societyofwomenengineers.SWE.org)

Follow the link for Outreach: Aspire to access  material for grades K-12.

There is a new source (2015) at http://swenext.swe.org.


 Junior Achievement of Dallas (http://jadallas.org)

The website has a link to http://StudentCenter.ja.org, which has links to material about colleges, finances, and careers.


 Expanding Your Horizons Network (http://EYHnet.org)

National coordinators for Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) conferences across the U.S.