Curriculum Development

Use these resources to promote gender discussions for K–12 education.

Tech Savvy Application: Bring the STEM Career Conference to a Site Near You

Expanding from its Buffalo, NY, roots to a nationwide program this year, Tech Savvy, Powered by AAUW will help girls across the country learn about the exciting and creative opportunities that STEM educational and career paths can offer. Apply now to become one of the first expansion sites for Tech Savvy. Read more »

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Host a Speech Contest for Girls

Public speaking skills are important for anyone’s career. You can encourage high school girls to develop these valuable skills by hosting a Speech Trek public-speaking contest. Here’s how. Read more »

2015 Tech Trek Camp Application

Apply to host a Tech Trek camp in the summer of 2015! AAUW branches, states, and affiliated entities are welcome to apply.

DEADLINE: September 1, 2014 Read more »

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PowerPoint Presentation: The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap

This easy-to-use PowerPoint, with talking points included for each slide, allows you to share the latest information on the gender pay gap at meetings, conferences, and other events. Read more »

Lesson Plan: Engineering So Simple an Elementary Student Could Do It

Getting students — especially girls — involved with STEM fields at an early age can have a lasting effect on their futures. Spending even one week the in the classroom on a project like this can make all the difference for girls. Download Uzma Shah’s lesson plan, “Wheels in Motion,” for your classroom today and get more girls involved with engineering! Read more »

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Membership Matters — February 2014

There were some big opportunities to engage with current and prospective members around key AAUW issues in recent weeks. Can you guess what some of these opportunities were? On January […] Read more »

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How to Talk about Mentoring

Want to bring mentoring up at your next meeting or in a conversation? Here are some resources and sample questions to help guide your discussions, from being a good mentee to finding mentor-themed programs. Read more »

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Use This Lesson Plan to Introduce Girls to Engineering

Winning “Battle of the Plans” lesson, Fifth-Graders Can Be Industrial Engineers, Too! A Greeting Card Assembly Line, teaches girls what it’s like to be an industrial engineer through a creative activity that models assembly-line production. Read more »

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2013 AAUW National Convention Presentation Resources

Download PowerPoint presentations, handouts and more from 2013 AAUW National Convention workshops, Special Interest Groups and National Office Updates. Read more »

Workshop: STEM in Your Community: Hosting an Exciting and Educational Event

This workshop provided information on how to plan science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) programs for girls in your local community. Read more »