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NCRW Resources


  • July 18, 2012

    New Zealand-based researcher James Flynn finds that women are now scoring higher on IQ tests than men.

  • July 18, 2012

    A new study of elementary-school-aged girls by researchers at Knox College finds that girls as young as 6 are already beginning to think of themselves as sex objects.

  • July 16, 2012

    A University of Cambridge and University of Oxford study discovered that children who suffered from mathematics anxiety performed worse on math problems, affecting their performance. Girls suffered more math anxiety, even when they performed well.

  • June 25, 2012

    On the 40th anniversary of the law that ended gender discrimination in schools, President Barack Obama reflects on how Title IX shaped a generation of strong women.

  • June 19, 2012

    As the Girl Scouts organization enters its second century, it hopes to continue a trend of the past decade by recruiting more Latinas to become members and troop leaders.

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By Quailan Pantin, Programs Intern                                            ...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 5:04pm
Pew Research Center released a report in May 2013 titled, Record Share of New Mothers are College Educated.  The report explored changing educational trends among new mothers.  “New...
Thursday, August 22, 2013 - 5:24pm
On July 1st, the interest rates for government-subsidized Stafford student loans doubled from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent. Congress received a lot of criticism for its inability to find common ground...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 4:20pm
Quality early care and education are truly a gifts that will keep on giving, not only to mothers, but to all of us.  We’re not saying that it’s only important to mothers; ...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - 5:53pm
By Allison FlambergThe Center for American Progress recently released a report on the education reforms Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed into law last month. Senate Bill 7 (SB 7) seeks to...
Thursday, July 21, 2011 - 4:53pm