‘Women In STEM’ is a resource that focuses on the elimination of gender basis, and promote/improve women’s inclusion, participation, leadership and recognition in STEM. This website has great teaching resources on the importance of women in STEM (Science, Technology , Engineering and Math).
Take a look at what we’ve been up to this summer and find out what we have planned for Fall 2019!
The first booklet in the Career Spotlight Series – Women in Science, has been completed. The Career Spotlight Series is directed at young girls in Junior and Senior High Schools and will be distributed to various schools and teachers’ conferences in the Atlantic Provinces. The aim of the Career Spotlight Series is to showcase the variety of careers available in the STEM fields. The first booklet features a diverse selection of female scientists from across the Maritime provinces.
It’s never too late to start your journey or to renew your interest in STEM. Resources from the #ChooseScience campaign from the Government of Canada.
Check-out our latest newsletter which features all of our upcoming events, deadlines for funding applications, details on the fall Women in Science Speaker tour, and more! We encourage you to share with a friend 🙂
This game helps girls understand the earning potential of STEM Careers.
We’re a (soon-to-be) educational non-profit for girls that encourages the pursuit of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) careers through immersive hands-on experiences in science and nature.
See what events we have coming up and what we’ve been up to in the latest edition of our newsletter!
Techsploration provides young women from grades nine through twelve with opportunities to explore SETT occupations, while creating awareness about the critical role of work in their lives. This initiative allows girls to connect with women from a variety of SETT occupations, and highlights the significance of high school math and science for their future careers. Visit their webpage to learn more, and find out how your school can become involved!
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!
This YouTube channel explores scientific subjects that will defy your expectations and make you even more curious!
Best of the WWEST is a podcast hosted by the Westcoast Women in Engineering, Science and Technology! This podcast will feature conversations with incredible women in STEM about their lives, careers, and everything in between! Episodes are released every two weeks, so make sure to subscribe to us on iTunes or your favourite podcast provider, and never miss an episode!