Curriculum Development

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

Fact Sheet: For Women and Girls, the Common Core Is a Step Toward Greater Equity

AAUW and the Center for American Progress have released a new fact sheet that explores the positive effect the Common Core State Standards can have on gender equity in education. […] Read more »

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How to Design an Engaging Planning Meeting

Engaging planning meetings can set your branch or state up for success, while ineffective meetings can leave you frustrated and directionless. So how do you make sure your meetings are fun and effective? Try the tips and tools below to lead your board to success. Read more »


Host a Speech Contest for Girls

Use this Program in a Box to hold a Speech Trek contest to offer high school girls an opportunity to develop their public speaking skills. 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 »

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 »

  |   ,   |   February 24, 2014
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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 »

  |   , ,   |   January 03, 2014
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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 »

  |   ,   |   December 05, 2013

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 »

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PowerPoint Presentation: Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success

Use this presentation to share the findings from AAUW’s latest research report Women in Community Colleges: Access to Success at meetings, conferences, and other events. Read more »