March 8th was memorable for many reasons. Not only was it International Women’s Day, but Meghan Markle made one of her first official public appearances with her future husband, Prince Harry, at an event in Birmingham, England. Significantly, the event was organized by the STEMettes, an award-winning social enterprise working across the U.K. and Ireland to inspire young women to pursue STEM careers. The STEMettes were founded in 2013 by a math and science prodigy who had been motivated by the fact that only three of the 70 students in her math and computer science class...

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  • About the Author:

    Richard Gerver is a former teacher and school leader who authored the best-selling books Creating Tomorrow’s Schools Today, Change, and Simple Thinking. He has become an internationally recognized and celebrated speaker whose insights into change and leadership have seen him work with organizations including Google, Harrods, and Deloitte, and have given him the opportunity to keynote education conferences and advise a Presidential campaign and Olympic sports organizations throughout the world.