Update #2 – Women and Mathematics: The Effect of Teaching Practices on Girls’ Mathematical Confidence

Hello again for my second update! Since the first update, I’ve traveled to Nashville, Tennessee for a math education conference and started to write. So first I’ll talk about attending the conference. It was called the STEM: Think Tank and Conference – Roadmap to Success held at the Harpeth Hall School in Nashville, Tennessee. It […]

Women in STEM: Post #3

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I have finished compiling the data gathered from my 38 interviews, which amounts to the analysis of roughly 24 hours worth of recorded notes. Trends are emerging, and I can now begin to wrap up this project and finish my final paper. One issue I encountered in transcribing my interview recordings was that the nature […]

Women in STEM: Post #2

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At this point, I have conducted 34 interviews, thereby reaching and surpassing my minimum sample size. I expect to finish the summer with roughly 40 interviews around which to focus my final paper. I have traveled from D.C. to Los Angeles, through San Francisco and Dallas, and on to Houston. Before I make it back […]