Separating Violence and Education for Girls

In schools all over the world, women and girls face problems. In American schools, girls are taught too quickly to compete against each other, to undermine the success of other women so they can get ahead. American girls are also presented with the paradox that the must both be beautiful, popular, thin and smart, but … Continue reading

women, poverty, and the economy (UN Gender Reports)

In July of 2010, the United Nations created UN Women, the UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. The organization reports data about the standing of women in the world today – this report deals with women, poverty, and the economy. (All figures/information obtained from this site but copied here for your … Continue reading

Girls’ Education and Room to Read

Room to Read is a organization that seeks to create a better world by educating children in developing countries. They strive to accomplish this goal by creating libraries, building schools, publishing important books in the native languages of developing nations, and by providing options for young girls to gain an education. (You can read more … Continue reading