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#womeninstem Education edition: l’8 marzo un webinar con donne straordinarie che ogni giorno a scuola lavorano con l’innovazione – Orizzonte Scuola. Perché nel 2017 nei Paesi occidentali le donne ricercatrici in campo scientifico o tecnologico sono meno del 30%?

#womeninstem Education edition: l’8 marzo un webinar con donne straordinarie che ogni giorno a scuola lavorano con l’innovazione – Orizzonte Scuola

Gender equality in science: it takes a village. The scarcity of women in the ranks of working scientists has been in the news for a discouragingly long time.

Gender equality in science: it takes a village

But research studies designed to explain the reasons for this gender disparity are filled contradictions, mainly because they were conducted at different times and on different science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. Gender inequality in science varies among disciplines. By Lilian Nassi-Calò An uneven distribution in gender can be observed amongst academics in the fields of hard science, technology, engineering and mathematics, with men clearly predominating (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, STEM).

Gender inequality in science varies among disciplines

In some fields of the humanities, but by no means in its entirety, there is a predominance of women who have doctorates. On the basis of these findings, Sarah-Jane Leslie of the Department of Philosophy at Princeton University in the USA and her co-authors published a study in the journal Science1 in which they put forward evidence that women are present to a lesser extent in fields in which it is believed that academic brilliance and innate talent are the major prerequisites, rather than hard work and dedication. Gender and Science. Gender Equality in Science Will Require a Culture Shift. Last October news broke of allegations that University of California, Berkeley, astronomer Geoff Marcy had for years harassed female students.

Gender Equality in Science Will Require a Culture Shift

(Marcy, who denied some of the allegations, resigned.) The news reminded me of an experience I had in school. I admired an instructor and was honored when he took me out for a celebratory dinner near the end of the course. After walking me home, he put his arms around me, and alarm bells began to ring. Stemettes raise awareness of International Women’s Day with weekend hackathon. Stemettes held a two-day hackathon to raise awareness of International Women’s Day and encourage girls into science, technology, engineering and maths (Stem) careers.

Stemettes raise awareness of International Women’s Day with weekend hackathon

Co-founder of Stemettes Anne-Marie Imafidon said International Women’s Day was used by the network as a platform to raise awareness about women in Stem. It also aimed to encourage awareness and change in the industry, with engagement levels on the day showing that girls are looking for Stem opportunities. What Lies Behind Gender Inequality in Education? Comunicato Stampa dell'11 febbraio 2016. In agenda: via al mese delle STEM, Mobility Conference Exhibition, Smau Padova. Untitled. Il mese delle STEM: iniziative dal MIUR per la Giornata Internazionale della Donna. NoiSiamoPari.it - Home page. Gender equality objectives for the Structural Funds period 2014+ The following objectives are to be pursued when drafting national or regional Operational Programmes, except when socioeconomic analysis shows no need to tackle a certain problem.

Gender equality objectives for the Structural Funds period 2014+

The overarching objective “economic independence of men and women” (Gender Equality Strategy) has been on the agenda of the European Union for a long time and reflects the egalitarian gender equality model. Objective of gender equality policy - Government.se. Inequality watch. Despite numerous improvements in women’s educational and employment outcomes, many OECD countries have not achieved gender equality in economic opportunities and outcomes.

Inequality watch

Despite numerous improvements in women’s educational and employment outcomes, many OECD countries have not achieved gender equality in economic opportunities and outcomes. On the occasion of International Women’s day on 8th March 2012, the OECD launches an on-line Gender Data Browser via www.oecd.org/gender/equality. Among other findings, the OECD’s new Gender Browser reveals that : Rapport en. Gender Inequality Index (GII) Gender inequality remains a major barrier to human development.

Gender Inequality Index (GII)

Girls and women have made major strides since 1990, but they have not yet gained gender equity. The disadvantages facing women and girls are a major source of inequality. All too often, women and girls are discriminated against in health, education, political representation, labour market, etc — with negative repercussions for development of their capabilities and their freedom of choice. The GII is an inequality index. Un portale raccoglie i progetti delle scuole per avvicinare le ragazze alle STEM. Dall’8 marzo all’8 aprile ci sarà “il mese delle STEM”: una iniziativa che il ministero dell’Istruzione ha avviato con il Dipartimento delle Pari opportunità della Presidenza del Consiglio, per la promozione di innovazione e scienza nelle scuole tra le ragazze e i ragazzi, oltre gli stereotipi di genere.

Un portale raccoglie i progetti delle scuole per avvicinare le ragazze alle STEM

STEM è un acronimo che si usa per indicare le materie scientifiche (Scienza, Tecnologia, Ingegneria e Matematica) a cui tradizionalmente si avvicinano di più i ragazzi, soprattutto per ragioni sociali e culturali. 10Y"+4Y'+3Y. X Image InputX Upload an image from your computer: Enter a URL for an image: Terms | Privacy All images »Recent images.

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Project Based Learning. Crime Scene Investigation Activities. CSI - Crime Scene Investigation - Forensic Science for Kids. Kids Ahead - Crime Scene Investigation Activities. Kids Love 2Learn.ca Resources. Michael Sandel: What's the right thing to do? Educational Leadership:Effective Grading Practices:Thought Experiments in the Classroom. Robert J. Marzano Teachers can use this four-phase approach to guide students through a challenging but fruitful process.

Thought experiments are a natural part of human cognition. We engage in a thought experiment when we watch the Super Bowl and try to imagine what the winning players will do during the locker room celebration or when we try to imagine how we'll go about telling our spouse that we spent more money than the budget allows on a new computer. A thought experiment occurs anytime we create a mental projection of some event that we can't actually observe at that point in time. Thought experiments have a rich history in the development of knowledge.1 For example, Einstein used a thought experiment when he imagined himself running to catch up with a beam of light. Why Thought Experiments? The most straightforward use of thought experiments in the classroom is to examine causal and correlational relationships in academic content. Guiding Students Through the Process Endnotes.

What is STEM? STEM Defined STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education. Teachercomp_en.pdf. EU Skills Panorama - European Commission - Useful Resources. Elgpn. 21st Century Skills Definition. The term 21st century skills refers to a broad set of knowledge, skills, work habits, and character traits that are believed—by educators, school reformers, college professors, employers, and others—to be critically important to success in today’s world, particularly in collegiate programs and contemporary careers and workplaces. Generally speaking, 21st century skills can be applied in all academic subject areas, and in all educational, career, and civic settings throughout a student’s life. It should be noted that the “21st century skills” concept encompasses a wide-ranging and amorphous body of knowledge and skills that is not easy to define and that has not been officially codified or categorized.

While the term is widely used in education, it is not always defined consistently, which can lead to confusion and divergent interpretations. Framework for 21st Century Learning (The Partnership for 21st Century Skills)Four Keys to College and Career Readiness (David T. Reform Debate.