“The lack of women in STEM jobs exacerbates the national skills shortage and dampens Australia’s potential to lead the way in transforming our current industries and creating new ones.”
Australia’s first Women In STEM Ambassador, Lisa Harvey-Smith discusses the importance of supporting women into STEM careers and disciplines and evaluates the existing programs in Australia right now.
Who creates the world? Engineers! – Australia’s Science Channel
Australia has hundreds of programs to get women into STEM, but are they working? – Australia’s Science Channel
Use these resources in classrooms to open up discussions about gender equity and provide students with positive rolemodels.