Ill. program hopes to encourage girls to pursue science

10/21/2013 | Herald News (Joliet, Ill.), The

Girls remain largely underrepresented in science, technology, engineering and math, but Girls 4 Science, an Illinois-based nonprofit program, is trying to change that. Students ages 10 to 18 in the Girls 4 Science program participate in science-focused field trips through the University of St. Francis as well as Olive-Harvey and Malcolm X colleges. They also take part in hands-on activities and interact with women in STEM fields.

View Full Article in:

Herald News (Joliet, Ill.), The

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Professional Development (PD) Staff Trainer
NWEA
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Professional Development (PD) Consultant
NWEA
Chicago, IL
Sales Manager (Education K-12)
ALL Management Corporation
Los Angleles, CA
Advocate Marketing Manager
GiftedandTalented.com
San Mateo, CA