Period 7 - Clara Wong - Think Again

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Period 7 - Clara Wong - Think Again

  1. 1. Think Again
  2. 2. Factors <ul><li>Stereotypes </li></ul><ul><li>The Brain </li></ul><ul><li>Emotional Intelligence </li></ul>
  3. 3. Stereotypes <ul><li>Stereotype Threat </li></ul><ul><li>STEM fields </li></ul>
  4. 4. Stereotype Threat <ul><li>Math and science </li></ul><ul><li>Gender neutral tests vs. gender compared tests </li></ul>
  5. 5. STEM Fields <ul><li>Push for more females </li></ul><ul><li>Increasingly difficult to keep females </li></ul>
  6. 6. The Brain <ul><li>White and grey matter </li></ul><ul><li>Size and development </li></ul><ul><li>Hemispheres </li></ul>
  7. 7. White and Grey Matter <ul><li>Females – white matter </li></ul><ul><li>Males – grey matter </li></ul>
  8. 8. Size and Development <ul><li>Albert Einstein </li></ul><ul><li>Thin cortex -> thick cortex </li></ul><ul><li>Environment </li></ul>
  9. 9. Hemispheres <ul><li>Males – left hemisphere </li></ul><ul><li>Females – right -> both hemispheres </li></ul><ul><li>More females in the work force </li></ul><ul><li>Men begin to open emotionally </li></ul>Source: Slowmuse
  10. 10. Emotional Intelligence <ul><li>Communication </li></ul><ul><li>Expression </li></ul>
  11. 11. Communication <ul><li>Females communicate to create bonds </li></ul><ul><li>Males communicate to receive knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Females express about 20,000 expressions a day </li></ul><ul><li>Males express about 7,000 expressions a day </li></ul>Source: Stock Illustration Source
  12. 12. Expression <ul><li>Females are the interpreter of emotions </li></ul><ul><li>Males show their “manly” side </li></ul><ul><li>Femininity as opposed to masculinity </li></ul>Source: Thai Woman Talks Source: Visuality
  13. 13. Works Cited <ul><li>&quot;Bigger Is Smarter: Overall, Not Relative, Brain Size Predicts Intelligence.&quot; Science Daily: News & Articles in Science, Health, Environment & Technology . 20 May 2007. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. <http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/05/070518172103.htm>. </li></ul><ul><li>Downey, Marureen. &quot;Forty Percent of Women in Science Say They Were Discouraged from Entering Field | Get Schooled.&quot; Blogs about Atlanta News, Sports and More | Ajc.com, AccessAtlanta.com . 23 Mar. 2010. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. </li></ul><ul><li><http://blogs.ajc.com/get-schooled-blog/2010/03/23/forty-percent-of-women-in-science-discouraged-from-entering-field/>. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Works Cited (cont’d) <ul><li>Edmonds, Molly. &quot;Discovery Health &quot;Brain Size and Intelligence&quot;&quot; Discovery Health &quot;Health Guides&quot; Web. 12 Dec. 2010. </li></ul><ul><li><http://health.howstuffworks.com/human-body/systems/nervous-system/brain-size2.htm>. </li></ul><ul><li>Eliot, Lise. &quot;Girl Brain, Boy Brain?: Scientific American.&quot; Science News, Articles and Information | Scientific American . 8 Sept. 2009. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. <http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=girl-brain-boy-brain>. </li></ul><ul><li>The Girls. &quot;Gender Differences in Brain Hemisphere Use.&quot; Associated Content from Yahoo! - Associatedcontent.com . Yahoo, 21 Nov. 2008. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. <http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/1209997/gender_differences_in_brain_hemisphere.html>. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Works Cited (cont’d) <ul><li>Gray, John. &quot;The Male vs. the Female Brain (page 2) | ThirdAge.com Articles.&quot; Baby Boomer Health, Aging & Retirement | Midlife Caregiving & Relationships | ThirdAge.com . 4 May 2010. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. </li></ul><ul><li><http://www.thirdage.com/love-romance/the-male-vs-the-female-brain?page=0,1>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Implicit Stereotypes And Gender Identification May Affect Female Math Performance.&quot; Science Daily: News & Articles in Science, Health, Environment & Technology . 24 Jan. 2007. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. <http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/01/070124104155.htm>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Intelligence In Men And Women Is A Gray And White Matter.&quot; Science Daily: News & Articles in Science, Health, Environment & Technology . 22 Jan. 2005. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. <http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2005/01/050121100142.htm>. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Works Cited (cont’d) <ul><li>Lisa. &quot;The Truth About Gender and Math » Sociological Images.&quot; The Society Pages . 9 Feb. 2010. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. </li></ul><ul><li><http://thesocietypages.org/socimages/2010/02/09/the-truth-about-gender-and-math/>. </li></ul><ul><li>Thompson, Allison. &quot;Gender Stereotypes Affect Math Performance, Says Quinn - September 17, 2001.&quot; The UConn Advance . 17 Sept. 2001. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. <http://advance.uconn.edu/2001/010917/01091711.htm>. </li></ul><ul><li>Vedantam, By Shankar. &quot;Brain Development and Intelligence Linked, Study Says - Washingtonpost.com.&quot; Washington Post - Politics, National, World & D.C. Area News and Headlines - Washingtonpost.com . 30 Mar. 2006. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. <http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/03/29/AR2006032902182.html>. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Works Cited (cont’d) <ul><li>Vermeulen, Stephanie. &quot;Emotional Gender Differences Article by EQ (emotional Intelligence) Author Stephanie Vermeulen.&quot; EQ (emotional Intelligence) Information, Training and Seminars by Stephanie Vermeulen . 7 Mar. 2006. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. <http://www.theeqsite.co.za/EQ_Site_pages/Articles/Emotional_Gender_Differences.htm>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Women's Math Performance Affected By Theories On Sex Differences.&quot; Science Daily: News & Articles in Science, Health, Environment & Technology . 20 Oct. 2006. Web. 12 Dec. 2010. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Thank You!

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