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Women in Science
For: Students For: Teachers/Parents

Women in Science

Written and Illustrated by Rachel Ignotofsky
Charmingly illustrated and educational, this book highlights the contributions of 50 fearless pioneers who changed the world of STEM. This is an excellent resource for teachers and parents, and a great way to learn about women’s contributions to STEM!

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Hidden Figures
For: Teachers/Parents For: Women in SETT

Hidden Figures

Written by Margot Lee Shetterly, “Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race” details the history of the black female mathematicians at NASA at the leading edge of the feminist and civil rights movement. This book was the basis for the recent film Hidden Figures.

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Gender Diversity in STEM 
For: Women in SETT

Gender Diversity in STEM 

Produced by WWEST, this book responds to common questions, topics, and misconceptions about gender diversity in STEM with factual, cited answers and evidence. Chapters are accompanied by commentaries from industry leaders and academic experts, selected to provide additional perspectives on the issue of gender diversity in STEM.

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The Math Olympian
For: Women in SETT

The Math Olympian

By Richard Hoshino
Follow Bethany, a small town Nova Scotian girl, as she overcomes many challenges on her road to success at the International Math Olympiad.

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Persuasion
For: Women in SETT

Persuasion

Written by Canadian businesswomen, Arlene Dickinson, “Persuasion: A New Approach to Changing Minds,” discusses how to persuade both in the boardroom and in everyday life.

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Blind Spot
For: Women in SETT

Blind Spot

In “Blind Spot: Hidden Biases of Good People” authors Mahzarin R. Banaji & Anthony G. Greenwald reveal hidden biases based on their experience with the Implicit Association Test.

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Quiet
For: Women in SETT

Quiet

In “Quiet: The power of introverts in a world that can’t stop talking,” Susan Cain argues that we dramatically undervalue introverts and shows how much we lose in doing so.

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Ask For It
For: Women in SETT

Ask For It

Learn negotiation techniques and strategies by reading “Ask For It: How women can use the power of Negotiation to get what they really want,” written by Linda Babcock and Sara Laschever.

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The Human Equity Advantage
For: Women in SETT

The Human Equity Advantage

Written by Trevor Wilson, this book presents a fresh, new management model that goes beyond the traditional diversity debate towards inclusion and building human capital.

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