U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

TechWomen

"TechWomen empowers, connects, and supports the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from Africa, Central Asia, and the Middle East by providing them the access and opportunity needed to advance their careers, pursue their dreams, and inspire women and girls in their communities. Through mentorship and exchange, TechWomen strengthens participants’ professional capacity, increases mutual understanding between key networks of professionals, and expands girls’ interest in STEM careers by exposing them to female role models.
"Expanding Your Horizons conferences are designed to introduce 5th-8th grade girls to careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, (STEM).
"The vision of the NGCP is to bring together organizations throughout the United States that are committed to informing and encouraging girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

National Girls Collaborative Project

State of girls and women in tech

"Here, the National Girls Collaborative Project presents compelling statistics for girls and women in STEM on one page. Statistics include information on K-12 Education, Higher Education, and Workforce and will be updated on a regular basis.

ThoughtSTEM

ThoughtSTEM

"ThoughtSTEM offers expertise in computer science education. Students aged 8-18 can engage in fun projects while becoming expert coders in various locations in California.

TechBridge Girls

TechBridge Girls

"Techbridge inspires girls to discover a passion for technology, science and engineering. Through hands-on learning in a variety of available programs, Techbridge empowers the next generation of innovators and leaders.

Tools For Change

Tools For Change

"Tools for Change offers a series of short visual presentations aimed at a variety of audiences for use in different settings. These workshops review all that has been learned about what works and what doesn’t in creating a workplace that doesn’t push women out of the STEM pipeline.

Latinas in STEM

Latinas in STEM

"Latinas in STEM aims to inspire and empower Latinas to pursue, thrive and advance in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) fields. The organization offer a variety of programs for youth and adults, and was established by a group of MIT Latina alumnae.

Black Girls Code

Black Girls Code

"Black Girls CODE is devoted to showing the world that black girls can code, and do so much more. By reaching out to the community through workshops and after school programs, Black Girls CODE introduces computer coding lessons to young girls from underrepresented communities in various programming languages.

Khan Academy

Khan Academy

"Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Our math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps.
"Summary of Mini-Symposium, including suggestions resulting from the event.
October 28, 2009