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Convention Headlines

Ledbetter, women politicians headline AAUW convention St. Louis is the host city for the AAUW national convention, which is featuring Lilly Ledbetter, the nationally-known pay equity advocate. Additionally, the convention’s […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   12 Comments   |   June 27, 2009

Mother of Invention

I am sure many of us have heard the phrase “necessity is the mother of invention.” I mention this because, when we think of Mother’s Day, our thoughts are often […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   May 08, 2009

A Powerful Noise

[clearspring_widget title=”Help Us Make A Powerful Noise” wid=”4989c43d4b4d93ef” pid=”499070970122007a” width=”250″ height=”390″ domain=”widgets.clearspring.com” ] Do you have your tickets for A Powerful Noise Live yet?Plan to join CARE and more than […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   February 09, 2009

Crowds, Hope and Inaugural Adventures

Yes, Mom, I’m Really in That Crowd on TV Despite growing up in the D.C. area, this was the first inauguration I attended. I spent the days before the event […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   1 Comments   |   January 21, 2009

Announcement: Where the Girls Are Panel

This evening, report author and AAUW Research Associate Christianne Corbett will participate in a panel discussion on AAUW’s recent research report, Where the Girls Are: The Facts About Gender Equity […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   1 Comments   |   November 13, 2008

Election Day 2008

Having been through a long primary season and not knowing what to expect on Tuesday, staff were asked on Monday to share their thoughts and experiences on the day. Worth […] Read more »

Blog   |   Community   |   2 Comments   |   November 05, 2008

Where the Girls Are: The Facts About Gender Equity in Education Executive Summary

Is there a boys’ crisis in education? Where the Girls: The Facts about Gender Equity in Education explores this question in detail. Read more »

Resource   |   May 20, 2008

Where the Girls Are: The Facts About Gender Equity in Education

Where the Girls: The Facts about Gender Equity in Education (2008) takes a close look at girls’ and boys’ educational progress and performance from elementary school to college over the past 35 years. Read more »

Resource   |   May 20, 2008

Refuting the “Boys’ Crisis” Myth

When AAUW released its landmark report, How Schools Shortchange Girls in 1992, the startling results found that girls in grades K-12 received an inferior education to boys in America’s schools. […] Read more »

Blog   |   Education   |   24 Comments   |   May 16, 2008

Equity in the News

Equity in the News from May 2 – May 12, 2008 Men, concentrated in the weakest sectors, are losing jobs in this downturn, while women make gains. At least 54 […] Read more »

Blog   |   Advocacy   |   May 12, 2008