For my eighth birthday, my parents gave me Snap Circuits Jr., a gift that sparked my interest in STEM. It's the little things that can make a huge difference in our lives.
The gifts below will help inspire the future generation of girls in STEM or even reinforce existing enthusiasm.
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Debbie Sterling is the founder of GoldieBlox, a company that creates interactive stories to interest girls in STEM with the first girl engineer character. Sterling's Tedx Talk describes her journey as an engineer, as well as her process in creating GoldieBlox to try to close the gender gap.
13 October 2019
Room to Read has helped 100,000 girls finish secondary school.
"Right now, more than 98 million adolescent girls around the world are not in school. This is a crisis and we know the single best approach to improving the status of women is through education."
11 November 2018