about GIRLS IN STEM
Vision: To empower girls to see themselves in STEM.
Mission: To ignite a passion in girls for STEM so that they are prepared to thrive in tomorrow's world.
To accomplish their mission, the GIS Advisory Board hosts several all-girl STEM experiences throughout the year, provides girls with opportunities to interact with female STEM role models, and gives families and educators the resources and tools to support children's interest in STEM.
SPAGHETTI WITH BETTY
Join iSPACE Girls in STEM for a night of food and fun! Girls in grades 5th - 8th are invited to have dinner with STEM professionals, hear from women about their STEM careers, meet other girls interested in STEM, and experience a STEM activity.
Girls in STEM: Spaghetti with Betty Event
DATE: Friday, November 4th
TIME: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
LOCATION: iSPACE, INC. 10020 READING ROAD CINCINNATI, OH 45241
GRADES: Girls, grades 5th - 8th
Resources for Encouraging Girls in STEM
Mission Unstoppable: YouTube Show featuring Women in STEM, Hosted by Miranda Cosgrove
SciGirls: Emmy award-winning PBS Kids TV show, website, and educational outreach program that draws on cutting-edge research about what engages girls in STEM.
6 Research-Based Strategies for Engaging Girls in STEM: https://www.scigirlsconnect.org/scigirls-strategies-engage-girls-stem/
She Can STEM: Meet Role Models Who are Changing the World with STEM https://shecanstem.com/
Women @ JPL: Features inspirational stories from the women who are paving the way in to new frontiers https://women.jpl.nasa.gov/
Article from US Census Bureau: Women Making Gains in STEM Occupations but Still Underrepresented https://www.census.gov/library/stories/2021/01/women-making-gains-in-stem-occupations-but-still-underrepresented.html