The month of March is Women's History Month. The theme is "Weaving The Stories of Women's Lives". Thank you to all the women who have paved the way for us - males and females - to enjoy the successes and advancements in education and career.
Have your students review the biographies of a few of the Women CEOs of the S&P 500 and see how many of them have STEM degrees. Also check out 12 inspirational quotes from women who rock STEM!
For resources to utilize in your classrooms, please visit the following websites:
- 12 Inspirational Quotes from Women who Rock STEM http://www.cnn.com/2014/10/01/tech/12-inspirational-quotes-from-women/
- Women CEOs of the S&P 500 http://www.catalyst.org/knowledge/women-ceos-sp-500
- Society of Women Engineers http://www.swe.org
- Engineer Girl http://www.engineergirl.org/
- White House Women in STEM https://m.whitehouse.gov/
- Women in STEM Career Resources http://www.businessnewsdaily.
- Expanding Your Horizons Network http://www.eyhn.org/
- San Francisco Bay Area STEM Resources https://www.google.com/url?sa=
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Duno holds master's degrees in Organizational Development, Naval Architecture,
Maritime Business, and Marine Biology, and she has prior experience working as a naval engineer.