Thursday, June 28

Daddy Math

Fathers play a major role in their daughters' interest in math and science, according to a 13-year University of Michigan study that traced the sources of the math and science gender gap. Females and males scored equally well on tests of science and math ability, but parents' attitudes -- particularly fathers' gender stereotypes -- had a significant effect on their daughters' math achievement and eventual career choice. More here.

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