Resources

Below you will find websites, videos, reports and much more!

Spring 2018 Newsletter
For: Students For: Teachers/Parents For: Women in SETT

Spring 2018 Newsletter

See what events we have coming up and what we’ve been up to in the latest edition of our newsletter!

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Diversity Poster Series
For: Teachers/Parents

Diversity Poster Series

Encourage your students to dream big by displaying our free posters! All students can benefit from our poster series which features women in STEM based careers. Each poster describes common traits for each career, and the first steps to considering the career paths.

If you would like a free printed class set of the series mailed to you, contact us!

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Team Sponsorship
For: Teachers/Parents

Team Sponsorship

WISEatlantic currently provides sponsorship for STEM based team initiatives for youth, such as FIRST LEGO League teams or Let’s Talk Science Challenge. The team must be comprised of 50% or more girls. Download the sponsorship application HERE!

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Terranaut Club
For: Students For: Teachers/Parents

Terranaut Club

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.

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Winter 2018 Newsletter
For: Teachers/Parents For: Women in SETT

Winter 2018 Newsletter

Have a look at our most recent newsletter to find out what we have coming-up and a look back at 2017!

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Fall 2017 Newsletter
For: Teachers/Parents For: Women in SETT

Fall 2017 Newsletter

Read our Fall 2017 newsletter for info on upcoming events, featured news items and more!

fall 2017 newsletter PDF version

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WISEatlantic Research Study
For: Teachers/Parents For: Women in SETT

WISEatlantic Research Study

Read the executive report of the WISEatlantic research study, “Youth Perspectives on STEM Education, Career Choices, and Influencers in Atlantic Canada” released in 2016.  The goals of this study, which focused on junior high school students, was to understand how engaged they were in math and science, their future intention for study, and the likelihood that they would consider a STEM career down the road. Research also addressed students’ knowledge of how relevant science and math were across various types of careers. Gender and grade differences, and influencers on science and math study, were also examined. If you would like a specific province report, please email us.

Phase One of the research study is available to read here.

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Techsploration
For: Students For: Teachers/Parents

Techsploration

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!

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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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Girls and STEM: A Guide for Adults
For: Teachers/Parents For: Women in SETT

Girls and STEM: A Guide for Adults

We have created a hand-out for adults with information on girls in STEM and various tips for engaging girls in STEM, feel free to print and share!

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Safari-photo au Labo-Sphère
For: Teachers/Parents

Safari-photo au Labo-Sphère

Created by CFSE (Chaire pour les femmes en sciences et en génie au Québec), this is a free, downloadable resource kit designed for elementary French teachers and their students, and provides an illustrated story of real-life scenarios where students must use science and technology to overcome obstacles. The kit includes a French-language teaching guide, materials for students, and information for parents.

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