OWME is an international network of individuals and groups who share a commitment to achieving equity in education and who are interested in the links between gender and the teaching -- and learning -- of mathematics.
Philosophy of Mathematics Education Journal No. 20 (June 2007)
SPECIAL ISSUE ON SOCIAL JUSTICE on GENDER
Women opt out of math/science careers because of family demands
The study, published in the March issue of the American Psychological Association's Psychological Bulletin (135:2), is an integrative analysis of 35 years of research on sex differences in math -
a review of more than 400 articles and book chapters to better understand why women are underrepresented in such math-intensive science careers as computer science, physics, technology, engineering, chemistry and higher mathematics.