U.S. schools must increase efforts to engage girls in STEM

girls-STEMSchool leaders and policy makers know that including STEM skills in students’ education is a vital part of ensuring that the U.S. remains able to compete on a global level. Statistics reveal that despite efforts to boost interest in STEM education and careers, girls are not as engaged as they could be—but a number of stakeholders are aiming to change that as they come up with creative ways to engage girls in STEM.

Traditionally, "women, blacks, and Hispanics are less likely to be...

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