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Gender identity and children who struggle with it

April 23, 2012

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By Janice D’ArcyPosted at 07:00 AM ET, 04/23/2012 Gender nonconformity is a new term for many of us, but for some families it’s an issue that has gone unrecognized for too long. Increasingly, more families with children who struggle with gender are speaking out and asking for more rights and more inclusion. One high-profile story […]

The Math Gender Gap: Nurture Trumps Nature

August 30, 2011

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By Maia Szalavitz Tuesday, August 30, 2011 Getty Images Rural India might not seem a likely place to study the roots of gender differences in math performance. But a new study of two tribes living in the northeast of the country offers intriguing evidence that biology alone does not determine women’s math aptitude (or lack […]

The Math Gender Gap: Nurture Trumps Nature

August 30, 2011

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By Maia Szalavitz Tuesday, August 30, 2011 Getty Images Rural India might not seem a likely place to study the roots of gender differences in math performance. But a new study of two tribes living in the northeast of the country offers intriguing evidence that biology alone does not determine women’s math aptitude (or lack […]