Guides

These specific resources and information will help you reach your goals. Guides include how-tos, frequently asked questions, manuals, and facts sheets.

Fact Sheet: The Road Map to Pay Equity

This fact sheet presents the different legislative and executive actions as a “road map to pay equity,” with check marks next to the actions that have already been accomplished – such as the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act – and empty boxes next to the ones that have yet to be accomplished. Read more »

Fundraising Policy 501 Guidelines

The AAUW Fundraising Policy 501 Guidelines explain the new policy in plain, easy-to-understand language and spell out what AAUW and the IRS expect of AAUW members when fundraising. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   March 28, 2014
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How to Engage Local Campuses: A Guide for Branches

Engaging your local AAUW college/university partners in branch activities leads to more diverse programming, growth, and community impact. This resource will help you build a relationship with the campus community. Read more »

  |   ,   |   February 26, 2014

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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Step Up and Stand Out: A Guide for C/U Representatives

More than 1,000 administrators and faculty members from diverse backgrounds serve as representatives for their schools’ AAUW C/U partner membership. This guide will help new and experienced C/U representatives step up into this role and stand out as leaders on campus. Read more »

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What to Know about Being a Student Organization Adviser

Whether you are already an adviser or want to learn more about taking on this influential role, this page can help you figure things out. Below are some of our […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   February 04, 2014

Your Student Organization Programming Questions, Answered

One of the most exciting parts of being in an AAUW student organization is creating events on your campus that make a difference for women and girls. But picking and planning an event can be daunting. Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about campus programming for AAUW student organizations.[/intro] Read more »

  |   ,   |   January 30, 2014

11 Leadership Essentials for AAUW Branch Programming

Read on to learn how to build powerful, mission-based programs that will help you recruit and retain new members. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   January 29, 2014

Quick Facts on the Common Core Standards

AAUW supports states’ voluntary adoption of the Common Core State Standards Initiative (“Common Core”). If states choose not to adopt these official standards, AAUW urges them to adopt similarly robust […] Read more »

  |   ,   |   January 23, 2014

Quick Facts on Paid Sick Days

For the 44 million Americans without paid sick days, a decision to stay home to care for a sick child or family member could jeopardize their job or family income. […] Read more »

  |     |   January 16, 2014