When it comes to STEM, count girls in!

A new book, Count Girls In: Empowering Girls to Combine Any Interests with STEM to Open Up a World of Opportunity, offers advice to families for raising “authentic young women who have the confidence to put STEM to work in the way that best serves them and their passions.” More…

Women, STEM and public schools

We need to celebrate the women in every era whose accomplishments, adventures and courage have gotten us where we are today, whether we know their names or not. More…

Back to School in Illinois!

Lily was in Illinois on September 22 for NEA’s 2014 Back to School Tour. She saw examples of great ELL and STEM programs, met with ESP members, and talked to media about Voter Registration Day. [View the story “NEA Back to School 2014: Illinois” on Storify]