Posts tagged "women and math"

Barbie Says Math Is Hard; Researchers Say Girls Can Handle It

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison say that gender inequality is the cause of the "math gap" between boys and girls—not just girls sucking at math. The study looked at countries in the World Economic Forum's Gender Gap Index and found that girls score better at math in countries where there is more freedom, better…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 4, 2009