#Stereotypes

  • Article: Negative Gender Stereotypes in the Classroom Are Hurting Boys’ Reading Skills: Study

    Negative Gender Stereotypes in the Classroom Are Hurting Boys’ Reading Skills: Study

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 28, 2020

    German researchers found that when reading is labeled a girls' activity, boys suffer. Read more

  • Article: This Brilliant Instagram Account Wants to Change How People See Africa

    This Brilliant Instagram Account Wants to Change How People See Africa

    By Gabriella Canal  and  Jana Sepehr|June 1, 2019

    What do you think of when we say the word ‘Africa’? Read more

  • Video: Sesame Street Is Showing Indian Children That Girls Can Play Sports and Boys Can Cry

    Sesame Street Is Showing Indian Children That Girls Can Play Sports and Boys Can Cry

    From P&G|Nov. 5, 2018

    A special series, sponsored by P&G, will focus on promoting gender equality. Read more

  • Article: Soccer Star Abby Wambach Is Fighting to Close the Gender Wage Gap

    Soccer Star Abby Wambach Is Fighting to Close the Gender Wage Gap

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 28, 2018

    “This isn’t just a female athlete’s story. This is every single woman’s story on planet earth.” Read more

  • Article: Reese Witherspoon Wants to Change the Way We Tell Women's Stories

    Reese Witherspoon Wants to Change the Way We Tell Women's Stories

    By Daniele Selby|P&G|Sept. 28, 2018

    “It’s not just the art that’s being made, it’s how it’s being made.” Read more

  • Article: Gender Inequality Is Bad for Men’s Health, Report Says

    Gender Inequality Is Bad for Men’s Health, Report Says

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 18, 2018

    Traditional gender stereotypes may reinforce behaviors that increase health risks. Read more

  • Article: This Adorable Video Shows Kids Don’t Prioritize Race or Ability Differences

    This Adorable Video Shows Kids Don’t Prioritize Race or Ability Differences

    By Meghan Werft|June 28, 2017

    “What makes you two different from each other?” Read more

  • Article: Emojis, the Sims and Facebook! How the internet tackles gender stereotypes

    Emojis, the Sims and Facebook! How the internet tackles gender stereotypes

    By Daniele Selby|June 2, 2016

    Facebook just came out with your new favorite emojis. Read more