girls in STEM

5 Sustainable Products to Make Your Home More Environmentally Friendly

Need fresh ideas for reducing your carbon footprint? Guest blogger Skylar Johnson worked with the MISSion: Innovation leadership team of high school and collegiate women to compile a list of top products to adopt for living a more sustainable, carbon-conscious life.

STEM Branding & the Goal of Empowering Girls

Is using the word pretty inappropriate when issues confronting females in STEM are so serious? Identity can be a matter of survival, and the words that frame an identity should be selected with care. So our latest post is about language, gender and perception. Here we take apart the meaning of pretty in our brand ID.

For Girls in STEM, Parent Enthusiasm Trumps Schoolwork

The girls were creating technology, and their parents were publicly gushing over the results: this alone may do more for these girls’ interest in STEM/science, technology, engineering and math than anything else that will unfold for them in their K-12 education.